Private

James Irvine

Conflict: 
WW1
Additional Information: 

Brother of R. G. Irvine, of Raetihi, Wanganui, New Zealand.

References:
  • CWGC
  • Archives New Zealand
NZ WAR GRAVES
CONTRIBUTED
James Irvine - original image
James Irvine - retouched image

Public Contributions:

Submitted by: Paula McCool
Relationship to casualty: Researcher
There are two photos in the Woodville Pioneer Museum - one of Jimmy Irvine, and another of Jimmy with two friends, Harry Powell and Paul Kummer. All were in B company at the same time and Paul Kummer... Read More
There are two photos in the Woodville Pioneer Museum - one of Jimmy Irvine, and another of Jimmy with two friends, Harry Powell and Paul Kummer. All were in B company at the same time and Paul Kummer is on the same page of the roll as James Irvine 61652. Harry and Paul called Jimmy 'Our bantam' because of his size.


Personal Tributes:

Casualty

Service Number: 
61652
Name:
James Irvine
Rank: 
Private
Date of Birth:
Not known
Next of Kin: 
Miss D. Harrington (friend), 31 Churton Street, Wanganui, New Zealand
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Occupation on Enlistment:
Tinsmith
Unit:
NZEF, Wellington Regiment, 1 Battalion

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Died of pneumonia
Date of Death:
20 March 1919
Day of Death:
Thursday
Conflict: 
WW1

Embarkation Details

Embarkation Body:
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Place:
Wellington, New Zealand
Embarkment Date:
16 November 1917
Transport:
HMNZT 97
Vessel:
Tahiti
Destination:
Liverpool, England

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph Online, Auckland War Memorial Museum

Cemetery

Cemetery Reference: 
S. IV. K. 2.
Cemetery Location: 
France
James Irvine
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