O'CONNELL , Bartholomew
(Service number 47177)

First Rank Rifleman Last Rank


Date 1 July 1892 Place of Birth Temuka

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Empire Hotel, Temuka
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Miss B. O'CONNELL (sister), care of Holwell, P. O. Box 2, Temuka
Religion Roman Catholic
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 26th Reinforcements, G Company
Date 9 June 1917
Transport Willochra
Embarked From Wellington Destination Devonport, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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Award Circumstances and Date

No information

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Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
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Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date 21 July 1919 Reason Termination of period of engagement

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Post-war Occupations


Date 30 March 1966 Age 73 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Karori Cemetery
Memorial Reference Soldiers Section, Plot 24 M/5
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Bartholomew O'CONNELL was the son of Patrick and Mary (nee HORGAN) O'CONNELL. Bartholomew CONNELL was baptised Roman Catholic at Temuka on 17 July 1892. Headstone image & burial record Karori Cemetery (Wellington City Council) [10 April 2015]


Cenotaph Database [04 April 2015]

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