Eric Tristram Harper Unknown date of birth - 30 April 1918 Key details Contribute › Service number35694 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMTrooper AWMMCanterbury Mounted Rifles AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesEric Tristram AWMM SurnameHarper AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number35694 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birthChristchurchCanterburyNew Zealand AWMM Birth notesChristchurchNew Zealand AWMM Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMMSolicitor and Barrister AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs B.A.S. Harper (wife)8 Kilmore Street WestChristchurchNew Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number35694 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM31 May 1917 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM31 May 1917-19 October 1917 AWMMMoeraki 31 May 1917 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMArrival - 19 Oct 1917Depart - 31 May 1917 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM31 May 1917 AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF) AWMM26th Reinforcements, Mounted Rifles AWMMMoeraki AWMMSergeant Major AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMTrooper AWMMCanterbury Mounted Rifles AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Eric Harper was the son of George and Agnes Harper; husband of Beatrice A. S. Harper, Christchurch, New Zealand.Educated at Christchurch Boys' High School and St Patrick's College, Christchurch, New ZealandMember of the All Blacks rugby team which toured Britain in 1905Played cricket in the United Club's first eleven and later for the West Christchurch ClubAll Black in 1904-06Moeraki then transhipped to "Port Lincoln" at Sydney for Suez. AWMM Read more Death About death Contribute › Age at death40 AWMM Date of death30 April 1918 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathPalestineMiddle EastAsia AWMM Death notesPalestine AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameJerusalem MemorialJerusalem War CemeteryIsrael AWMM Memorial referencePanel 1 AWMM Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Eric Tristram Harper by laying a poppy. Edward Matahiwi Harper Edward Rex Harper Eric Tristram Harper Ernest Harper Ernest Harper Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Eric Tristram Harper Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedAllblacks.com website All Blacks A to Zhttp://stats.allblacks.com/asp/atoz.asp?group=ASources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=16791814Archives NZNew Zealand Electronic Text Collection topic pagehttp://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/name-401367.htmlNZETCRugby Museum.co.nz rugby profilehttp://www.rugbymuseum.co.nz/ABProfilee.asp?level1=All_Blacks&Level2=ABC&IDID=357Further Reference DocumentsChristchurch Star AWMMChester, R., McMillan, N. & Palenski, R. (2005). The encyclopedia of New Zealand rugby. Auckland, N.Z.: Hodder Moa. (4th ed.) AWMMNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM64: 3 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.