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Herbert Norman Carter

Portrait of H. N. Carter. Auckland Grammar School chronicle. 1918, v.6, n.2. Image has no known copyright restrictions.
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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Herbert Norman AWMM
  • Surname
    Carter AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 74080 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    22 March 1898 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
    22 March 1898 Public - Camryn Peter - Other relative - 18 January 2017 - Family papers
  • Place of birth
    Sarsfield Street, Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand Public - Camryn Peter - Other relative - 18 January 2017 - Family papers
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    A.M. Carter (father), Norana Avenue, Remuera, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 74080 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Clerk AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Clark at Auckland Farmers Freezing Co-operative (AFFCO) Public - Camryn Peter - Other relative - 18 January 2017 - Family papers
  • Age on enlistment


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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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Attended Auckland Grammar School. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    30 September 1918 AWMM
    HavrincourtFrance AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Obituary: Auckland Grammar School Chronicle. Third Term, 1918. AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name
    • Auckland Grammar School War Memorial, New Zealand AWMM
    • Roll of Honour, Epsom Presbyterian Church, 10 Gardner Road, Epsom, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Hamilton Memorial Park, Memorial Drive, Hamilton East, 3245 AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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  • I am building a personal war time line for Herbert Norman Carter at - entries are made exactly 100 years after the events to which they refer, starting from October 2017 on the centenary of his volunteering for the NZEF.
    Public - Camryn Peter - Other relative - 5 July 2017



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18 January 2017Camryn PeterAuckland, New ZealandOther relative
24 April 2015CamrynAucklandOther Relative
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