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Full Name: Jack Bruce Clark
Rank Last Held: Lance Corporal
Forename(s): Jack Bruce
Surname: Clark
War: World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.: 12/3282
Gender: Male
First Known Rank: Private
Next of Kin: J. Clark (father), 3 Lee Street, Parnell, Auckland, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation: New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit: 9th Reinforcements Auckland Infantry Battalion, A Company
Embarkation Date: 8 January 1916
Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
Transport: HMNZT 37
Vessel: Maunganui
Destination: Suez, Egypt
Nominal Roll Number: 21
Page on Nominal Roll: 14
Last Unit Served: Auckland Infantry Regiment
Place of Death: Messines, Belgium
Date of Death: 31 January 1917
Age at Death: 21
Year of Death: 1917
Cause of Death: Killed in action
Cemetery Name: Y Farm Military Cemetery, Bois-Grenier, Nord, France
Grave Reference: M. 8.
Biographical Notes:
  • Son of John and Elizabeth Clark, of Kereone Rd., Morrinsville
  • Rank last held was listed as Temporary Lance Corporal
Description of Image: Portrait
Archives NZ source: Military personnel file
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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