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Henry Bottle

Ashburton War Memorial. Photo G.A. Fortune, 2003. - Image has All Rights Reserved

Ashburton War Memorial. Photo G.A. Fortune, 2003. - Image has All Rights Reserved

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Henry AWMM
  • Surname
    Bottle AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Harry AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/1470 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Care of C. Hallands, Temuka, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    William Bottle (father), Folly Hill Cottages, Leeds, near Maidstone, Kent, England AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 February 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/1470 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM CanterburyNew Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • 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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  • Medical notes
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of William Henry and Caroline Bottle, of Rosewood Villa, Ivy Hatch, Sevenoaks, England.

    Remembered on the Ashburton War Memorial. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    20 May 1915 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Lone Pine Memorial, Lone Pine Cemetery, Anzac, Turkey AWMM
    • Ashburton War Memorial, Ashburton, New Zealand AWMM
    • Ightham War Memorial.

      He is remembered in Kent, England on the Ightham War Memorial. The war memorial takes the form of two brass plaques within St. Peter’s Church, Fen Pond Road, Ightham, Kent.
      The village memorial is to be found at a crossroads traffic islands in Ightham and takes the form of a Celtic cross mounted on a tapered shaft standing on a square base; the inscriptions are to be found on the sides of the plinth. Public - Geoffrey - Researcher - 3 September 2018 - ROLL OF HONOUR WEB SITE

Roll of Honour

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  • his name was Harry, not Henry and it is correct on the memorial , we visited and saw it. His father was William Bottle and he was on a farming exchange in NZ when the war broke out. Actually from Kent, England. Have a photo if you want it. He was my Great Uncle.
    Public - Rhiannon - Other relative - 4 February 2017
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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
23 August 2021Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
03 September 2018GeoffreyTilbury, EnglandResearcher
07 March 2017RhiannonAuckland, New ZealandOther relative

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