DALEY, Jeremiah Bernard
(Service number 7/1996)

First Rank Trooper Last Rank


Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Farmer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Jeremiah DALEY (father), Tycho Flat, Timaru
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 9th Reinforcements Canterbury Mounted Rifles, C Squadron
Date 8 January 1916
Transport Maunganui
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

Admitted to Walton-on-Thames Hospital on 18 September 1916, wounded and shell shock. In late October, reported to be progressing favourably.

Post-war Occupations


Date 16 August 1957 Age 71 yrs
Place of Death Ashburton
Notices Timaru Herald, 17 August 1957
Memorial or Cemetery Methven Cemetery
Memorial Reference Roman Catholic Area, Plot 151
New Zealand Memorials Taiko Hall Memorial plaque

Biographical Notes

Jeremiah Bernard DALEY was the third son of Jeremiah and Margaret (nee MURPHY) DALEY, of Taiko.


Cenotaph Database [21 February 2014]; Timaru Herald, 27 October 1916, 27 October 1917 (Papers Past) [07 March 2014; 03 August 2014]; Timaru Herald, 17 August 1957 (Timaru District Library) [22 August 2014]; Methven Cemetery burial records (Ashburton District Council) [20 August 2014]; Headstone transcript Methven Cemetery (South Canterbury Branch NZSG Cemetery Records microfiche) [22 August 2014]

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