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Henry Thomas Waller

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  • Service number
    23/948 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 New Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Henry Thomas AWMM
  • Surname
    Waller AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    23/948 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    1894 AWMM
  • Place of birth
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Birth notes
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Putaruru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Annie Waller (mother), Somerstown, Te Aroha, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 09 Oct 1915 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    23/948 AWMM
  • Military service
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Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    Military Medal (MM) AWMM
    Citation for Military Medal (MM): "For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty throughout the operations round Messines on the 7th and 8th June 1917. Rifleman Waller acted as a stretcher-bearer. He worked continuously day and night under very heavy fire, tending and carrying back wounded. He was conspicuous for his courage and cheerfulness and devotion to duty." (London Gazette, 16 August 1917, p. 8430, Rec. No. 2411) AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 New Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of James Henry Waller and Annie Waller.

    Three sons served in WW1: Alfred Eric Waller (12/3499) died of bronchitis, Henry Thomas Waller (23/948) MM, and Leonard James Waller (24/1849) (KIA). AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    83 AWMM
  • Date of death
    18 January 1971 AWMM
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
    Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Death notes
    Hamilton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Hamilton Park Cemetery, 395 Morrinsville Road, Newstead, Hamilton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Grave reference
    RSA 07 089 AWMM
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