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Full Name
John Philip Roughan
Forename(s)
John Philip
Surname
Roughan
Also Known As
Rougham
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
8/275
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Sergeant
Next of Kin
Denis J. Rougham (father), Lawrence, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Lawrence, New Zealand
Military District
Otago
Body on Embarkation
Main Body
Embarkation Unit
Otago Infantry Battalion
Embarkation Date
16 October 1914
Place of Embarkation
Port Chalmers, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Ruapehu or Hawkes Bay
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Page on Nominal Roll
631
Last Unit Served
Otago Infantry Battalion
Place of Death
Malta to Gallipoli
Date of Death
17 August 1915
Age at Death
21
Year of Death
1915
Cause of Death
Died of wounds
Cemetery Name
Addolorata Cemetery, Malta
Grave Reference
E. EA. A. 660.
Biographical Notes
John Roughan was the son of Mr. D. J. Roughan, of 92 Canongate St., Dunedin, New Zealand, and the late Bridget Roughan.
Description of Image
Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915
Additional Information
This person is listed as Rougham in the Nominal Rolls
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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