Māori › Henry Tilson Born 29 March 1897 - Died 29 September 1918 PDF Key details Service numberWWI 59076 AWMM Also known asHenry Tilson AWMM Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Corporal/Military AWMM Otago Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 72), Page: 15 - No known copyright restrictions View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesHenry AWMM SurnameTilson AWMM Ingoa Also known asHenry Tilson AWMM Service numberWWI 59076 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Report › Report › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth29 March 1897 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistment Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationJ. Tilson (father), Port Molyneaux, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberWWI 59076 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsMilitary Medal (MM) AWMM Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM Labourer/Civilian AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 13 Oct 1917-8 December 1917 AWMM to Liverpool, Merseyside AWMM HMNZT 93 AWMM Vessel was Corinthic AWMM Private AWMM 30th Reinforcements, Otago Infantry Regiment, D Company AWMM New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Corporal/Military AWMM Otago Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Henry Tilson was the son of John Tilson, of Kaka Point, Port Molyneux, Otago, New Zealand, and the late Elizabeth Weir Tilson. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death29 September 1918 AWMM Age 21 AWMM Havrincourt, France AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Death notes CemeteryFifteen Ravine British Cemetery, Villers-Plouich, Nord, France AWMM III. C. 2. AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Roll of Honour Remember Henry Tilson by laying a poppy. David Harold Tilson Elga Eric Tilson Henry Tilson John Thomas Tilson Leslie Gordon Tilson Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Henry Tilson Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksMilitary personnel file http://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22013716 Further Reference A Street Near You record https://astreetnearyou.org/person/239879/- Further Reference Commonwealth War Graves Commission Casualty record https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/239879 Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM 72: 15 AWMM Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM Vol. 2: Includes portrait AWMM This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith and Lyn Griffiths (2021). AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact 24 October 2017AllanRotoruaResearcher 14 April 2015PhilInvercargill, New ZealandOther Relative The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.