GRAY, James Moorcroft
(Service number 4/1078)

First Rank Corporal Last Rank


Date 18 August 1885 Place of Birth New South Wales, Australia

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment 29 Hawkesbury Avenue, Saint Albans, Christchurch
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Mrs L. GRAY (mother), 27 Hawkesbury Avenue, Saint Albans, Christchurch
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation 1st Battalion, New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Divisional Signallers
Date 9 October 1915
Transport Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima or Navua or Warrimoo
Embarked From Wellington Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

Service Medals
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

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 6 May 1953 Age 51 yrs
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Son of William Baird & Louisa GRAY, of Dubbo, New South Wales. BrotherĀ of William Moody GRAY killed in action in 1916 in Egypt.


Cenotaph Database [07 September 2013]

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