CARMICHAEL, James Edward
(Service number 2/402)

First Rank Gunner Last Rank Sergeant


Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Sawyers Bay, Dunedin
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin John Offen (grandfather), Mt Cargill, Dunedin
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation Main Body
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Field Artillery
Embarked From Destination
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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No information

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Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 10 November 1917 Age 26
Place of Death France
Cause KIA
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials 2015 additions to the Tiimaru Memorial Wall

Biographical Notes

"Sergeant James Edward Carmichael, killed in action, was formerly a member of the Auckland City Fire Brigade. He was residing in Dunedin when he enlisted." (Auckland Weekly MNews, 8 Nov 1917, p22). Son of Sarah Wilson (formerly Carmichael), of Esk Valley, St Andrews, and the late James Carmichael.


Paul McNicholl's list of additional names for the Tiimaru Memorial Wall (August 2013)' Cenotaph Nov 2013

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Carol Bell, SC branch NZSG & Timaru Herald

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