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John Jogle NAYLOR

Regimental number391
Place of birthPorirua, Wellington, New Zealand
True NameWINEERA, Hoani Okoro
SchoolMaute College, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
Age on arrival in Australia23
ReligionLatter Day Saints
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o Mrs Hannah W Naylor, Porirua, Wellington, New Zealand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27.6
Next of kinMother, Mrs Hannah Naylor, Porirua, Wellington, New Zealand
Enlistment date17 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 May 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A40 Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 11 February 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death30
Place of burialTrois-Arbres Cemetery, Steenwerck, France
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 16 August 1915.

Wounded in action, 27 August 1915 (gun shot wound, thigh), and admitted to 16th Casualty Clearing Station; transferred to England, 30 August 1915, and admitted to King George Hospital, Stamford Street, London SE, 16 September 1916; discharged to No 2 Command Depot, Larkhill, 1 October 1915.

Appointed Temporary Sergeant, 11 September 1916; reverted to Private, 25 January 1917.

Appointed EDP [Extra Duty Pay] Corporal, 1 February 1917.

Appointed Acting Sergeant, 7 March 1917; reverted to the ranks, 17 July 1917.

Appointed Acting Corporal without pay, 17 July 1917; reverted to the ranks, 20 August 1917.

Proceeded overseas to France, 20 August 1917; joined 39th Bn, in the field, 1 September 1917.

Appointed Lance Corporal, 12 November 1917.

Wounded in action (second occasion), 10 February 1918 ( gun shot wounds, abdomen); admitted to 10th Australian Field Ambulance, 11 February 1918, and transferred to 2nd Australian Casualty Clearing Station.

Died of wounds, 11 February 1918.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, NAYLOR John Jogle

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