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Henry Cuthbert Spinley

  • Service number
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Navy AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Temporary Lieutenant AWMM
    Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
ROYAL NAVAL VOLUNTEER RESERVE, [ROYAL NAVAL COLLEGE GREENWICH] c1917 Officers Group Photo.Back row- T. Pierard, R.W. Gunson, H. Hamilton, H.E. Goodwin, G.D. Hill, C.I. Denham, S.P. Dalton , W.A. Wilson, L. Stubbs, H.A. Rhind, G.T. George, C.R.G. Allen. Fourth row- T. Turnbull, H.V.M. Hazard, R.A. Adams, R. Urquhart , R.M. Watson, S.P. Simpson, G.L. Hancock, H.C. Spinley, C.V. Brown, G.C. Maltby, B. Spencer, H.R. Cole. Third row- W.H. Hislop, A.T. Black, W.P. Endean, H.N. Jarvis, R.A. Kirkwood, A.G. Jackson, J.F.S. Briggs, A.C.W. Cozens, S.R. Mason, W.A. Currie, W.A.R. Jones, W.S. Douglas. Second row -F.C. Burgess, G. Harden, H.W. Harris, D.E.J. MacVean, A.B. Welch, M.G. Raymond, L.A. Hooke, G.F. Bothamley, M.S. Kirkwood, W.A.H. Garden, L.M. Hare, F.J. Treanor, J.S. Hines, C. Harrison-Smith Front row- W.J. Connors, A.J. Dean, Lieut J.O. Ingram, Nav.Instr. A.E. Monro, Sir Henry B. Jackson, Capt. W.H. Montanaro, Lieut. W.J. Le Lacheur, Lieut. E.F. McLeod, Lieut. W.F. Watson, H.C. Armitage, W.L. Sheffield. (Copyright © Royal New Zealand Navy Museum. Photo number ABX 0014. All enquiries for use: https://forms.nzdf.mil.nz/navy/museum/contactform.asp )
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Henry Cuthbert AWMM
  • Surname
    Spinley AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    J.C. Spinley (father), 38 Queens Parade, Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Navy AWMM
  • Service number
  • Military service

    • Greenwich, London, England AWMM
      Royal Naval College AWMM
    • Actaeon (ML533) AWMM

    • Greenwich, London, England AWMM
      Royal Naval College AWMM
    • Zaria (ML78) AWMM
    • Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve AWMM
      C/o ML Office, Queenboro' Pier, Isle of Sheppey, Royal Naval Auxiliary Patrol, Motor Boat Service AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 6 December 1916 AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 Vessel was Demosthenes AWMM
    Temporary Sub Lieutenant AWMM
    Royal Naval Auxiliary Patrol (Motor-Boat Service) AWMM
    Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
    Admitted Hasler 20 June 1919 (hernia) AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 2 November 1919 AWMM
    Temporary Lieutenant AWMM
    Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Promoted to Temporary Lieutenant 6 December 1917

    RNVR officers were not allocated service numbers.

    Palmer recruit enlisted at Auckland in 1916 - reported as serving in this shore establishment in September 1918 AWMM

Death

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  • Memorial name
    Roll of Honour, Oddfellows, Devonport, now held in the held in the Devonport Museum, 33A Vauxhall Road, Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
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