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Ernest Leopold Claasen

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Hokianga Arch of Remembrance, Kohukohu (photo J.H.A. Skipper of Kohukohu c1928) - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

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  • Forenames
    Ernest Leopold AWMM
  • Surname
    Claasen AWMM
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  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 62 AWMM
    • 19650 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
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Civilian life

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Service

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Training and Enlistment

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Biographical information

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  • Ernest Claasen was the son of Mr and Mrs Charles F. Claasen, Rawene, Hokianga, New Zealand.

    Two sons, brothers lost their lives in WW1 Hubert Claasen (25/1694) and serving with the BEF, Ernest Leopold Claasen (19650) AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    22 April 1917 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
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    Kantara War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt AWMM B.129 AWMM
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