O'NEILL, John Joseph
(Service number 10/1604)

First Rank (1) Private; (2) Corporal Last Rank


Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment (1) 152 Childers road, Gisborne
Occupation Farm labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status (1) Single
Next of Kin (1) Edward F. O'NEILL (father), Waitohi, Canterbury; (2) Mrs M. A. O'NEILL (mother), Kakahu Road, Temuka
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation (1) 3rd Reinforcements; (2) New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship (1) Wellington Infantry Battalion; (2) 32nd Reinforcements Otago Infantry Regiment, D Company
Date (1) 14 February 1915; (2) 21 November 1917
Transport (1) Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima; (2) Maunganui
Embarked From (1) Wellington; (2) Wellington Destination (1) Suez, Egypt (26 March 1915); (2) Liverpool, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Wellington Infantry Battalion

Military Awards

Campaigns Gallipoli
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

Wounded at Gallipoli. Wounded September 1918

Post-war Occupations


Date Age
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes


Cenotaph Database [03 August 2014]; Timaru Herald, 17 September 1918 (Papers Past) [10 August 2014]

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