James Jenks

James Jenks

Private
James Jenks

Unit: New Zealand Mounted Rifles Brigade, 1 Contingent

Conflict: Anglo Boer War



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Casualty

  • First Name: James
  • Surname: Jenks
  • Rank: Private
  • Date of Birth: Not known
  • Place of Birth: Wolverhampton, England
  • Next of Kin: George Jenks, G.P.O., Auckland, New Zealand
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Occupation: Storekeeper
  • Force: Army
  • Unit: New Zealand Mounted Rifles Brigade, 1 Contingent

Casualty Details

  • Date of death: 21 March 1900
  • Conflict: Anglo Boer War
  • Cause of Death: Horse fall and enteric fever

Embarkation Details

  • Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
  • Vessel: Waiwera
  • Destination: South Africa

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph, Auckland War Memorial Museum

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