Harold Leslie Andrews Born 1 February 1895 - Died 15 June 1917 PDF Print Share Key details Service number27819 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Lance Sergeant AWMMOtago Infantry Regiment AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 43), Page: 26 - No known copyright … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesHarold Leslie AWMM SurnameAndrews AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number27819 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionChurch of England, Christian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Report › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth1 February 1895 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Place of birthWellington, New Zealand Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW1 Clerk AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs Mary L. Andrews (mother), 17 Britannia Street, Petone, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns1914-1919 Western Front AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number27819 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 16 Oct 1916-28 December 1916 AWMM to Devonport, Devon, England AWMM HMNZT 66 AWMMVessel was Willochra AWMMSergeant AWMM12th Reinforcements, 2nd Battalion, F Company AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMMHeight, WWI AWMM5' 8.5" AWMMWeight, WWI AWMM125 lb AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Lance Sergeant AWMMOtago Infantry Regiment AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Harold Andrews was the son of Mary Letitia Andrews, of 26, Rodrigu Rd., Kilbirnie, Wellington, and the late Edgar James Andrews. One of his brothers, Edgar William Andrews (3/968), also served.Embarked Wellington, 16 October 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 29 December 1916, marched into Sling Camp and reverted to Temporary Corporal.Promoted Corporal (having qualified at course of instruction), 2 February 1917.Proceeded overseas to France, 29 February 1917.Joined 2nd Bn and posted to 10th Company, in the field, 30 March 1917.Appointed Lance Sergeant, 12 June 1917.Killed in action, 15 June 1917.Parents: Mary Letitia Andrews, 26 Rodrigu Road, Kilbirnie, Wellington, and the late Edgar James Andrews AWMM Read more Death About death Contribute › Age at death22 AWMM Date of death15 June 1917 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathBelgium AWMM Death notesBelgium AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial nameMessines Ridge (New Zealand) Memorial, Messines Ridge British Cemetery, Belgium AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Harold Leslie Andrews by laying a poppy. George Ramsay Andrews Graham Edwin Andrews Harold Leslie Andrews Harry Duncan Andrews Hastings Andrews Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Harold Leslie Andrews Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksBirths, Deaths and Marriages (New Zealand) Historical Records onlinehttps://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nzSources UsedCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22270492Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C329Further ReferenceHMNZT 66 - The Roll call. Booklass, G.J. (George James), editor. -- On board ship : [Magazine Committee] Printed by Charles Jones & Co. Ltd. : 1916.http://www.aucklandmuseum.com/collections-research/collections/record/am_library-catalogq40-82282Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM43: 26 AWMMNZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.