Walter Charles Harper Unknown date of birth - Died 12 October 1917 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number14808 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Lance Corporal AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 4th Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWalter Charles AWMM SurnameHarper AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number14808 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 birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW1 Labourer AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs J. Howie (mother), Ormond, Poverty Bay, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number14808 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 26 June 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 56 or HMNZT 57 AWMMVessel was Tahiti or Maunganui AWMMLance Corporal AWMM; 5th Reinforcements 4th Battalion, H Company AWMM; New 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 AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Lance Corporal AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 4th Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Walter Harper was the son of Helen Howie (formerly Harper), of Ormond, Gisborne, New Zealand; and the late James Harper. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death27 AWMM Date of death12 October 1917 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathYpres, Belgium AWMM Death notesYpres, Belgium AWMM Cemetery namePoelcapelle British Cemetery, Langemark-Poelkapelle, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM Grave referenceXXVIII. C. 13. AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Walter Charles Harper by laying a poppy. Thomas Seymour Harper Tristram Anthony Gerard Harper Walter Charles Harper William Harper William Harper Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Walter Charles Harper Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=16791873Further ReferencePasschendaele Casualty form.http://www.archives.govt.nz/exhibitions/passchendaele/view?pid=archives:12931Further ReferencePasschendaele Casualty form.http://www.archives.govt.nz/exhibitions/passchendaele/view?pid=archives:12931Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C6407Further ReferenceRoll of Honour, Auckland Province (digital copy), 1914 - 1919, Auckland War Memorial Museum Library, MS-2016-2http://www.aucklandmuseum.com/collections-research/collections/record/am_library-manuscriptsandarchives-11061Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM34: 37 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.