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Harry Heather

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  • Service number
    • WWI 24/2376 AWMM
    • WWI 11/1002 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Henry Samuel AWMM
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    New Zealand Entrenching Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Harry AWMM
  • Surname
    Heather AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Henry Samuel AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWI 24/2376 AWMM
    • WWI 11/1002 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    10 September 1890 AWMM
  • Place of birth
    London, England AWMM
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    • WW1 Waiter AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Night's Hotel, Foxton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW1 Mrs A. Martin (sister), care of William Martin, Tailor, Marton, New Zealand AWMM
    • WW1 Mrs A. Heather (wife), care of Post-office, Marotiri, via Foxton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 14 Feb 1915 Single/WWI AWMM
    • Pre 19 Jan 1917 Married/WWI AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWI 24/2376 AWMM
    • WWI 11/1002 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Unknown AWMM
    • WW1 14 February 1915 AWMM
      Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

    Embarkations

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    • Embarkation details
      • WW1 14 Feb 1915-26 March 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 17 or HMNZT 18 or HMNZT 19 AWMM
        Vessel was Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima AWMM
        Trooper AWMM
        Wellington Mounted Rifles AWMM
        3rd Reinforcements AWMM
      • WW1 19 Jan 1917-27 March 1917 AWMM to Plymouth, Devon, England AWMM HMNZT 75 AWMM
        Vessel was Waitemata AWMM
        Private AWMM
        21st Reinforcements, F Company AWMM
        New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM

    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
      Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM
      GSW to left thigh AWMM

    Last known rank

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    • Last rank
      WW1 2nd Embarkation AWMM
      Private AWMM
      New Zealand Entrenching Battalion AWMM

    Biographical information

    Biographical information

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    • Harry Heather was the husband of A. E. M. Beaufort (formerly Heather), of Taupo Rd., Taumarunui, New Zealand.

      Enlisted under name of 11/1002 Henry Samuel Heather in 3rd Reinforcements and deserted at Albany. He re-attested and sailded with 21st Reinforcements as 24/2376 Heather, Harry. under which name all previous and subsequent correspondence was filed. AWMM

    Death

    About death

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    • Age at death
    • Date of death
      10 May 1918 AWMM
    • Cause of death
      Died of wounds AWMM
    • Place of death
      France AWMM
    • Death notes
      France AWMM
    • Cemetery name
      Berlin South-Western Cemetery, Berlin, Germany AWMM
    • Grave reference
      IV. B. 10. AWMM
    • Memorial name
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    05 April 2015RogerWellington, New ZealandResearcher