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Henry Armytage Sanders

Henry Armytage Sanders as a young man

Henry Armytage Bradley Sanders

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Henry Armytage AWMM
  • Surname
    Sanders AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 37194 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    24 May 1886 AWMM LeytonstoneEssex AWMM
    Leytonstone, London, England AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 8 March 1917 AWMM 49 The Limes Avenue, New Southgate, London, England AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Lilian Mary Sanders (wife), 49 The Limes Avenue, New Southgate, London, England AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Married AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 8 March 1917 AWMM
    Age 30 AWMM
    Photographer/Civilian AWMM
    LondonEngland AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Prisoner of war

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  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 9 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      141 pounds AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      fair AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Blue AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Light brown AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Sick 2 February 1918 AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

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    • Husband of Lilian Mary (nee Spurge) Sanders, married in England 1910. Father, at enlistment, of Bette Maud (b 1911; Sue Armytage b 1913; and Peter born 1916

      Attested to the New Zealand Engineers.

      Appointed as the Official Photographer to the NZEF with the Honorary rank of Lieutenant.

      Joined Divisional Headquarters at Rouen 8 April 1917.

      Promoted to Honorary Captain 6 October 1917.

      Attached New Zealand Tunneling Company 3 December 1917

      Discharged in England AWMM
    • The family details need amending Bette is spelt Betty. Peter was Peter Armytage and there was another son, Patrick Jack born 1920. Public - Sally Armytage - Direct descendant - 30 October 2020 - I am the great granddaughter of Henry Armytage Sanders. Peter Armytage Sanders was my father and I knew my aunts and uncles personally, throughout my life until their deaths.
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About death

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  • Place of death
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
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31 October 2020Sally ArmytagePoole, UKDirect descendant

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