Harold Richard AWMM
Also known as
WWI 12/673 AWMM
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Address before enlistment
Unknown AWMM Whangarei, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
Mrs J. Anderson (mother), 35 Creswick Street, Footscray, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia AWMM
Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM
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- Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
- Height, WWI AWMM
6' 0" AWMM
- Weight, WWI AWMM
182 lb AWMM
- Harold Anderson was the son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Anderson, of 86, Creswick St., Footscray, Victoria, Australia.
Private Anderson was killed at the Daisy Patch on 8 May 1915.
Found guilty, 18 November 1914, of breaking ship (absent without leave): awarded 168 hours' detention.
Found guilty, Ismailia, 17 February 1915, of insubordinate conduct: awarded 3 days' confined to barracks.
Killed in action, 8 May 1915.
Parents: Mr & Mrs J. Anderson, 86 Creswick Street, Footscray, Victoria AWMM
- KILLED IN ACTION. ANDERSON. —On the 8th May, killed in action at
Dardanelles, Harold Richard, dearly beloved seventh son of John Anderson (late inspector of Railways) and Lucy Anderson, of 35 Creswick street, Footscray, aged 20.
He gave his life for King and country. Public - Brian - Researcher - 30 June 2016 - The Argus (Melbourne) 15 June, 1915 : http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/1524265
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- Twelve Tree Copse (New Zealand) Memorial, Twelve Tree Copse Cemetery, Helles, Turkey AWMM
- Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM
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- New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
Vol1: 14 AWMM
- NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
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