Herbert Swainson Atkinson Unknown date of birth - Died 3 February 1927 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number1414 AWMM39718 AWMM Also known as Force Last rankWW1 Lieutenant AWMM WarSouth African War, 1899-1902 AWMMWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Photo of gravestone provided by Paul F. Baker. - No known co … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesHerbert Swainson AWMM SurnameAtkinson AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number1414 AWMM39718 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 enlistmentSouth Africa Clerk AWMMWW1 Farmer AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMr A. Atkinson (father), St Stephens Avenue, Parnell, Auckland, New Zealand AWMMMrs Margaret Atkinson (mother), Saint Stephen's Avenue, Parnell, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarSouth African War, 1899-1902 AWMMWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns Force Service number1414 AWMM39718 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentSouth Africa Unknown AWMMWW1 Unknown AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsSouth Africa Vessel was Gymeric AWMMPrivate AWMM; 4th Contingent, 8 Company AWMM; New Zealand Contingent AWMMWW1 26 Apr 1917-19 July 1917 AWMM to Plymouth, Devon, England AWMM HMNZT 83 AWMMVessel was Tofua AWMMHeadquarters, Ships' Adjutants AWMM; New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Unknown AWMMLieutenant AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Death About death Contribute › Age at death48 AWMM Date of death3 February 1927 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathAuckland, New Zealand AWMM Death notesAuckland New Zealand AWMM Cemetery namePurewa Cemetery and Crematorium, Meadowbank, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Grave referenceBlock E Row 33 Plot 040 AWMM Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Herbert Swainson Atkinson by laying a poppy. Henry Robert Atkinson Herbert Preston Atkinson Herbert Swainson Atkinson Herman Theodore Atkinson Hubert Hattersley Atkinson Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Herbert Swainson Atkinson Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksPurewa Cemetery and Crematorium recordshttp://www.purewa.co.nz/search.aspSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=20518435Further ReferenceOther military personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=7880634Further ReferenceNew Zealand History online. New Zealand in the South (Boer) Warhttp://www.nzhistory.net.nz/war/the-south-african-boer-war/introductionFurther ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C90400Further 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. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM62: 3 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.