SHINE, Jeremiah Joseph
(Service number 78259)

Aliases Enlisted as Joseph SHINE. Known as Joseph or Joe.
First Rank Trooper Last Rank


Date 4 October 1897 Place of Birth Timaru

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Adair, Timaru
Occupation Farm hand
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Mrs M. SHINE (mother), Adair, Timaru
Religion Roman Catholic
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 42nd Reinforcements, Mounted Rifles Brigade
Date 11 October 1918
Transport Moeraki;transhipped to Malta at Sydney for Suez
Embarked From Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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Military Awards

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No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 5 February 1976 Age 78 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Otautau Cemetery
Memorial Reference Soldiers Block 1
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Jeremiah Joseph Shine, known as Joseph or Joe, was the son of David and Mary (Minnie, née O'Callaghan) Shine, of Adair near Timaru.He married Margaret Greaney in 1926.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [18 February 2018]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [18 February 2018]; Otautau Cemetery burial record (Southland District Council) [20 February 2018]

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