John McLeod Amos

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal
  • Born 23 January 1883, Invercargill, New Zealand
  • Died 10 April 1967, Auckland
  • Last rank Lance Corporal
  • Service number 58428
  • Served In 35th Reinforcements, B Company, New Zealand Expeditionary Force
  • Next of Kin Mrs J.H. Jamieson (sister), Cambridge, Waikato, New Zealand
  • Pre-war occupation Bushman
  • ReligionPresbyterian
  • Enlisted16 October 1917
  • Embarkationaboard the HMNZT 101 Tofua, departed 2 March 1918, disembarked 8 April 1918, Southampton, Hampshire, England.
  • Theatres of operationWestern European 1918
  • Periods of service165 days in New Zealand and one year 160 days overseas. Total service of one year and 325 days
  • Returned to New Zealandaboard Matatua, 8 August 1919
  • Discharged5 September 1919, on termination of period of engagement
  • AwardedBritish War Medal and Victory Medal