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Henry Leonard Chitty

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Roll of Honour for All Saints Ponsonby Road. "1914-1919 To the Glory of God and in Grateful Rememberance of His Servants". Image provided by Armoury Volunteer (2014). H.A. Brewer incorrectly noted as A. H. Brewer and E.I. Fenton as E. A. Fenton. 78 local service people. Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Roll of Honour for All Saints Ponsonby Road. "1914-1919 To the Glory of God and in Grateful Remember …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Henry Leonard AWMM
  • Surname
    Chitty AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 12/3583 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    27 August 1896 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs J.M. Chitty (wife), Remuera Road, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 8 January 1916 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 12/3583 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 Bootmaker/Civilian 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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  • Henry Chitty was the son of Leonard and Annie Chitty, of Christchurch, New Zealand.; husband of J. M. Chitty, of 162, Remuera Rd., Remuera, Auckland. Born at Dunedin. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    30 September 1918 AWMM
    Age 32 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Mont Huon Military Cemetery, Le Treport, Seine-Maritime, France AWMM VIII. G. 6B. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • All Saints Church, 284 Ponsonby Road, Ponsonby Auckland 1011 AWMM
    • Parnell District School, 48 St Stephens Ave, Parnell, Auckland 1052 AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
17 November 2018Brooklyn Auckland, New ZealandOther relative

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