Harvey Maitland AWMM
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Unknown AWMM 885 Colombo Street, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
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Mrs A.E. Chrystall, C/o Bank of New Zealand, Queen Victoria Street, London, England AWMM
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Son of Annie (Anne) Eames Chrystall (nee Inglis) and William Chrystall, Christchurch merchant.
William married twice with Matilda he had sons Archibald and William. With Annie he had Gordon, Harvey and John
Four sons, brothers served in WW1 Gordon Buchan Chrystall (7/619);Lieutenant John Inglis Chrystall with the 13th Hussars; Harvey Maitland Chrystall with the Royal Naval Division; Dr William Purvis Chrystall volunteer in the Malay peninsula; a fifth, Archibald Jeffrey Chrystall held a commission in the Territorials.
The Auckland War Memorial Museum includes five of Chrystall's albums. Some images are included in Fenton, D., & Higgins, S. (2015). The Anzacs : an inside view of New Zealanders at Gallipoli. Auckland, New Zealand: Penguin.
One of four brothers from Christchurch - reported as gaining a commission in the RND and headed to Gallipoli in ChCh Press 17 April 1915 AWMM
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- Admiralty, and Ministry of Defence, Navy Department: Medal Rolls. The National Archives microfilm publication ADM 171, 202 rolls. The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey, England. AWMM
Admiralty, and Ministry of Defence, Navy Department: Medal Rolls. The National Archives microfilm publication ADM 171, 202 rolls. The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey, England. AWMM
- The Evening Post AWMM
- Chrystall, H. M. (1914-1918) Chrystall photographs. Auckland War Memorial Museum - Tamaki Paenga Hira. PH-1968-2. AWMM
5 Photographic Albums AWMM
- Fenton, D., & Higgins, S. (2015). The Anzacs : an inside view of New Zealanders at Gallipoli. Auckland, New Zealand: Penguin. AWMM
- Harper, G., Clements, C., & Johns., R. (2019). For King and Other Countries: The New Zealanders Who Fought in Other Services in the First World War. Auckland, New Zealand: Massey University Press. AWMM
p. 226-7 AWMM
|14 July 2016||Mark||England||Direct descendant||
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