Howard Davidson AWMM
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WWI 50629 AWMM
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John Octavius Batchelar (father), Fitzherbert, Palmerston North, New Zealand AWMM
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War service: Egypt
Embarked Wellington, 13 November 1917; disembarked Suez, 21 December 1917; reverted to Temporary Corporal, 26 December 1917.
Posted to Wellington Mounted Rifles Squadron, NZ Training Units and Depots, 28 March 1918.
Transferred to NZ Mounted Rifles Brigade, 18 April 1918.
Commenced return to New Zealand on board HT 'Malta', 29 January 1919; discharged (no longer physically fit for War Service on account of illness [malaria] contracted on Active Service, 30 May 1919.
War service: 1 year 340 days (of which 1 year 78 days was abroad) AWMM
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- New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
74: 13 AWMM
- NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
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