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Full Name
John Coradine
Rank Last Held
Sergeant
Forename(s)
John
Surname
Coradine
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
26/46
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Corporal
Occupation before Enlistment
Solicitor
Next of Kin
Mrs S.A. Coradine (mother), High Street, Masterton, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Embarkation Unit
4th Battalion, Machine-gun Section
Embarkation Date
5 February 1916
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Ulimaroa or Mokoia or Navua
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Nominal Roll Number
24
Page on Nominal Roll
32
Last Unit Served
New Zealand Machine Gun Corps, No 3 Company
Place of Death
Ypres, Belgium
Date of Death
3 August 1917
Age at Death
29
Year of Death
1917
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Memorial Name
Messines Ridge (New Zealand) Memorial, Messines Ridge British Cemetery, Belgium
Biographical Notes
John Coradine was the son of James Moore Coradine and Sarah Ann Coradine, of 61 Pine St., Masterton, New Zealand. Native of Timaru.
Description of Image
Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1917
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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