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Wallace Henderson

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  • Service number
    12/3675 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Lance Corporal AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Regiment, 3rd Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Wallace AWMM
  • Surname
    Henderson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    12/3675 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    29 May 1892 Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 23 August 2015 - Archives New Zealand; Military personnel file; http://ndhadeliver.natlib.govt.nz/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE24543151
  • Place of birth
    Thames, New Zealand Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 23 August 2015 - Archives New Zealand; Military personnel file; http://ndhadeliver.natlib.govt.nz/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE24543151
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW1 Monumentalist AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs E. Henderson (mother), 24 Surrey Street, Grey Lynn, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    12/3675 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
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 08 Jan 1916-8 February 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 37 AWMM
    Vessel was Maunganui AWMM
    Corporal AWMM
    9th Reinforcements Auckland Infantry Battalion, A 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
    • 19 Oct 1917 gunshot wound to left arm; compound fracture left leg & multiple gunshot wounds Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 23 August 2015 - Archives New Zealand; Military personnel file; http://ndhadeliver.natlib.govt.nz/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE24543151

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Lance Corporal AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Regiment, 3rd Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Wallace Henderson was the son of Elizabeth and the late Henry Henderson, of Auckland, New Zealand. AWMM
    • Wallace is the brother of Henry Leonard HENDERSON 12/3674 who died on 3 November 1918 after returning home Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 23 August 2015 - Own research

Death

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  • Age at death
    25 AWMM
  • Date of death
    • 29 October 1917 AWMM
    • 30 October 1917 Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 23 August 2015 - Military records stress that date of death should read as 30 October 1917 & family memorial reinforces this; Archives New Zealand; Military personnel file; http://ndhadeliver.natlib.govt.nz/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE24543151
  • Cause of death
    • Died of wounds AWMM
    • Wounds received in action Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 23 August 2015 - Archives New Zealand; Military personnel file; http://ndhadeliver.natlib.govt.nz/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE24543151
  • Place of death
    • Belgium AWMM
    • No. 11 General Hospital Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 23 August 2015 - Archives New Zealand; Military personnel file; http://ndhadeliver.natlib.govt.nz/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE24543151
  • Death notes
    Belgium AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM
  • Grave reference
    XXX. H. 15. AWMM
  • Memorial name
    Family memorial; Waikaraka Cemetery, Auckland, New Zealand Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 23 August 2015 - Personal visit
  • Memorial reference
    Area 2 Block U Lot No 4 Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 23 August 2015 - Auckland City Council Libraries online cemetery database; http://www.aucklandcity.govt.nz/dbtw-wpd/cemeteries/cemetery.html
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