We remember Michael Francis O'connor

We remember Michael Francis O'connor

Timeline

Timeline

1894
birth Ngaruawahia New Zealand Source:9264333 1st May 1894
1916
dates Age 22 Source:9264333 13th May 1916
1916
employment Ploughman H D Bedford Te Kowhai New Zealand Source:9264333 27th June 1916
1916
enlistment Trentham, near Wellington New Zealand Source:9264333 27th June 1916
1916
service New Zealand Expeditionary Force Private 29462 18th Reinforcements Source:9264333 27th June 1916 - 10th October 1916
1916
location Te Kowhai New Zealand Source:9264333 27th June 1916
1916
hospitalisation Illness in New Zealand Hospital/Institution Source:9264333 8th July 1916 - 11th July 1916
1916
service New Zealand Expeditionary Force Private 29642 12th Reinforcements Source:9264333 11th October 1916 - 28th December 1916
1916
service New Zealand Expeditionary Force Private 29642 Auckland and Wellington Regiment 3rd Reserve Battalion Source:9264333 29th December 1916 - 10th February 1917
1917
service New Zealand Expeditionary Force Private 29642 1st Wellington Company; NZ Base Depot Source:9264333 11th February 1917 - 26th May 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9264333 11th February 1917 - 8th June 1917
1917
service New Zealand Expeditionary Force Private 29642 Wellington Infantry Regiment 1st Battalion Source:9264333 27th May 1917 - 8th June 1917
1917
death Killed in Action He was killed during a major offensive by the New Zealand Division on German positions at Messines, launched on 7 June 1917. Messines, West Flanders Belgium Source:7979619 Source:9264333 8th June 1917
burial Messines Ridge (n.z.) Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Stone 29 Source:9264345

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Michael Francis
Initials MF
Last Name O'connor
Source 7979619
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Te Kowhai New Zealand known 27th June 1916
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
New Zealand Expeditionary Force 29642 12th Reinforcements Private
New Zealand Expeditionary Force 29642 Auckland and Wellington Regiment 3rd Reserve Battalion Private
New Zealand Expeditionary Force 29642 1st Wellington Company; NZ Base Depot Private
New Zealand Expeditionary Force 29642 Wellington Infantry Regiment 1st Battalion Private
New Zealand Expeditionary Force 29462 18th Reinforcements Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jane O'Connor mother
Daniel O'Connor father
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fair Grey Brown
DateHeightSource
1916-05-13 5'3"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1916-05-13 Roman Catholic

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Official Records

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Online Cenotaph: New Zealand Expeditionary Force

External Evidence

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission Barry1338

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