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Address before enlistment
Unknown AWMM 38 Jeffreys Road, Fendalton, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
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Next of kin on embarkation
Mrs W.E. Barker (mother), 38 Jeffreys Rd, Fendalton, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
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Member of the New Zealand Alpine Club:
"Neville was born in England in 1912, and came to NZ with his parents in 1925. He was educated at St. Andrew's College, Christchurch, and Canterbury University College, taking his M.A. Degree with Honours. He later became a member of the literary staff of the Christchurch Press. From there he went into the Army, where he sooned gained his commission.
He became a member of the New Zealand Alpine Club in 1935, and was on the Canterbury-Westland Section Committee in 1938."
(From the New Zealand Alpine Journal, Vol.X, No.31, June 1944) AWMM
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- New Zealand Alpine journal AWMM
New Zealand Alpine Journal, Vol.X, No.31, June 1944 (includes photograph) AWMM
- Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
- Ross, A. (1959). 23 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
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