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Full Name
James Clark
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
James
Surname
Clark
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
10/2103
First Known Rank
Private
Next of Kin
Miss Mary Clark (sister), 16 Mill Street, Driffield, Yorkshire, England
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Mrs G. H. Barty, Chapple Street, Masterton, New Zealand
Military District
Wellington
Body on Embarkation
5th Reinforcements
Embarkation Unit
Wellington Infantry Battalion
Embarkation Date
13 June 1915
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Maunganui
Destination
Suez, Egypt (24 July - 6 August 1915)
Page on Nominal Roll
128
Last Unit Served
Wellington Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion
Place of Death
United Kingdom to France
Date of Death
16 May 1917
Age at Death
39
Year of Death
1917
Cause of Death
Died of disease
Cemetery Name
Driffield Cemetery, Yorkshire, England
Grave Reference
1923.
Biographical Notes
James Clark was the son of W. and Eliza Clark. Born at Driffield, England.
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
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