TATE, John Alfred
(Service number 44986)
|First Rank||Rifleman||Last Rank||Rifleman|
|Date||Unknown||Place of Birth|
|Address at Enlistment|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||George Tate (father), Orton, via Temuka, New Zealand|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Rifle Brigade|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||Reinforcements G Company (part|
|Date||5 April 1917|
|Embarked From||Wellington, New Zealand||Destination||Devonport, England|
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Award Circumstances and Date
Prisoner of War Information
|Date of Capture|
|Where Captured and by Whom|
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||19 August 1917||Age|
|Place of Death||Ypres, Belgium|
|Cause||Killed in action|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Prowse Point Military Cemetery, Commines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium|
|Memorial Reference||IV. C. 2.|
|New Zealand Memorials||On Memorial wall, Timaru; Geraldine War Memorial; Temuka RSA Roll of Honour; Rangitata Island School Honours Board; Temuka War Memorial|
John Tate was the son of G. and M. A. Tate, of South Canterbury, New Zealand.
Auckland War Memorial Cenotaph Database, August 2013, CWGC.
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