Bertram Boock Unknown date of birth - Died 10 November 1918 PDF Print Share Key details Service number3/2344 AWMM3/2324 AWMM Also known asBert AWMMBertram Psock AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Quartermaster Sergeant AWMMNew Zealand Medical Corps AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Gravestone, Karori Cemetery (photo Paul F. Baker) - No known … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesBertram AWMM SurnameBoock AWMM Ingoa Also known asBert AWMMBertram Psock AWMM Service number3/2344 AWMM3/2324 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionJewish AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birthWellington, New Zealand AWMM Birth notesWellington AWMM Occupation before enlistmentWW1 Chemist AWMMWW1 Chemist AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs Lily Boock (mother), Aro Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMMMrs Lily Boock (mother), Aro Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 19 Aug 1916 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number3/2344 AWMM3/2324 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 19 Aug 1916-24 October 1916 AWMM to Devonport, Devon, England AWMM HMNZT 61 AWMMVessel was Aparima AWMMQuartermaster Sergeant AWMM16th Reinforcements, Headquarters Staff, New Zealand Medical Corps AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMMWW1 16 Feb 1917-2 May 1917 AWMM to Plymouth, Devon, England AWMM HMNZT 76 AWMMVessel was Aparima or Mokoia or Navua AWMMQuartermaster Sergeant AWMM22nd Reinforcements, New Zealand Medical Corps AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of Sickness, Cause of Death AWMMDied of influenza AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Quartermaster Sergeant AWMMNew Zealand Medical Corps AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Bertram Boock was the son of Israel and Lily Boock (nee Levi), of 83 Aro St., Wellington.Served on H.M.T. "Aparima," 1916-18.Listed with service number as 3/2324 in Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume IIIListed as Bertram Pscock on the Obelisk at Featherston Military Cemetery. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death32 AWMM Date of death10 November 1918 AWMM Cause of deathDied of Sickness AWMM Place of deathFeatherston, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Death notesMilitary Hospital, Featherston Military Camp, Featherston, New Zealand AWMM Cemetery nameKarori Cemetery, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Grave referenceJewish Portion. 131A. AWMM Memorial nameRoll of Honour, Wellington Jewish Community Centre, 80 Webb Street, Wellington AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Bertram Boock by laying a poppy. Walter Hugh Bonwick Ivor James Boobyer Bertram Boock Ernest Boock Henry Lewis Boock Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Bertram Boock Leave a note Contribute › Processing I have often seen Bertram name on the Obelisk down at Featherston Military Cemetery, but could never understand the surname, no wonder, how wrong it is! Have contacted Ministry of Culture and Heritage to restored the memorial and have his name correctly listed. it says on my photograph, Bertram PSOCK.. its lead lettering, so could be caused by age... but no, it is as I find today, BOOCK, no S in it... but everything else adds up about him.. its had me puzzled for years then decided to day to have another go to find out the correct name, and was given the Karori Cemetery photograph on line, then, seeing the HEBREW on it, had the answer, I have a copy of the book, A Standard for the People, Jewish in Wellington, and in there, there is a lovely write up on this very family, 4 sons went to War... father was from Poland, mother from Wales married at the Synagogue in Wellington (The Terra Public - adele - Researcher - 20 August 2015 Report Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedPapers Past. Digital New Zealand Newspapers.http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspastSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22277367Further ReferenceIn Memorium. Evening Post, Volume C, Issue 114, 10 November 1920, Page 1http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&cl=search&d=EP19201220.127.116.11&srposFurther ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C1356Further Reference DocumentsLevine, S. (Ed.) (1995). A standard for the people: the 150th anniversary of the Wellington Hebrew Congregation, 1843-1993. Christchurch, N.Z.: Hazard Press. AWMMNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM38: 5 AWMMNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM55: 25 AWMMLevine, S. (Ed.) (1995). A standard for the people: the 150th anniversary of the Wellington Hebrew Congregation, 1843-1993. Christchurch, N.Z.: Hazard Press. AWMMLevine, S. (Ed.) (1995). pp. 305-7, Portrait AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 20 August 2015adeleCarterton.Researcher Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.