Ashton Hall AWMM
Also known as
WWII 40860 AWMM
Date of birth
13 May 1921 Public - Lisa - Other relative - 21 April 2017 - My Grandmother told me all about him so i could keep his memory alive... he was her brother
Place of birth
Martinborough, Wairarapa, New Zealand Public - Lisa - Other relative - 21 April 2017 - My Grandmother told me all about him so i could keep his memory alive... he was her brother
Address before enlistment
WW2 Tawaha, Martinborough AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
WW2 Mrs R.M. Herrick (Mother), Martinborough AWMM
POW liberation details
POW serial number
- Son of Richard Melvin Herrick and of Ellen Herrick (nee O'Hagan), of Martinborough, Wellington, New Zealand. (Source:CWGC) AWMM
- Ashton's father Private Richard Melvin Herrick (born Lower Moutere, Nelson) - son of William Ashton Herrick & Sara (nee Tannant) served in France (1917) during World War 1 . His brother Rifleman Tannant Arthur Herrick : NZEF # 26102 also served in France & Belgium (1917-1918). They are both remembered at their birth place of Nelson - on the World War 1 'Wall of Remembrance' at Founders Park, Nelson City - which commemorates the 3600+ Nelson & Districts born service men and women who served in World War 1. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 20 November 2018 - Researcher : Wall of Remembrance, Founders Park, Nelson City.
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Ashton Hall Herrick
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
|21 April 2017||Lisa||Palmerston North||Other relative||
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