CAGUE, James
(Service number 58120)

First Rank Corporal Last Rank


Date 17 December 1894 Place of Birth St Andrews

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Farm hand
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married
Next of Kin Mrs J. CAGUE (wife), Saint Andrews, South Canterbury
Religion Presbyterian
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 39th Reinforcements, Mounted Rifles Brigade
Date 9 August 1918
Transport Moeraki then transhipped to Port Sydney at Sydney for Suez
Embarked From Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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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

Milk hand


Date 14 October 1959 Age 64 years
Place of Death Christchurch
Memorial or Cemetery Ashburton Cemetery
Memorial Reference RSA Section, Area 200, Plot 36
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

James Cague was the son of Samuel and Annie (née Riddell) Cague. He married Eileen Dela Hoskin in 1915.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [24 October 2016]

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