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Harry Balfour Burden

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Portrait of Second Lieutenant Harry Balfour Burden, Auckland Weekly News, 5 June 1940. Auckland Libraries Heritage Collections AWNS-19400605-46-5. Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Second Lieutenant Harry Balfour Burden, Auckland Weekly News, 5 June 1940. Auckland Libr …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Harry Balfour AWMM
  • Surname
    Burden AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Binks AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 124450 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1910 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
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  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Henry Edward and Myra Eleanor Burden, of Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand. Source: Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

    Attended Nelson College (1923-1929). Source: School List of Nelson College.

    Previously served in India with the Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    26 May 1940 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
    FlandersBelgium AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Brighton City (Bear Road) Cemetery AWMM Sec. Z.G.L. Grave 31 AWMM
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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