(Service number 21821)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank||Private|
|Date||20 April 1888||Place of Birth||Dunedin|
|Address at Enlistment||Waihaorunga, South Canterbury|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mrs E. J. ATWILL (friend), Manchester Street, Waimate|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||16th Reinforcements, J Company|
|Date||20 August 1916|
|Other Units Served With|
|Last Unit Served With||Canterbury Regiment|
Award Circumstances and Date
Prisoner of War Information
|Date of Capture|
|Where Captured and by Whom|
|Actions Prior to Capture|
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||17 March 1946||Age||57 years|
|Place of Death||Dunedin|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Andersons Bay Cemetery, Dunedin|
|Memorial Reference||Soldiers Section, Block SF 6, Plot 12|
|New Zealand Memorials|
John Gilmore was probably the son of John and Johanna Gilmore. He left Timaru with the South Canterbury quota of the 16th Reinforcements on 3 May 1916.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [19 May 2019]; Timaru Herald, 2 May 1916 (Papers Past) [02 August 2016]
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