Henry Kemp AWMM
Also known as
WWI 12/297 AWMM
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Address before enlistment
Unknown AWMM Care of Hayward, Waihi, New Zealand AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
Mrs Elizabeth Anderson (mother), Pencarrow Avenue, Mount Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM
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- Henry Anderson was the son of Alexander and Elizabeth Anderson, of 34 Balmoral Road, Mount Eden, Auckland.
Educated in Auckland.
Took part in the charge at the Daisy Patch 8 May 1915, but while in a rest camp 2 miles to the rear at Helles a few days later was hit in the back above the kidneys by a stray bullet.
Evacuated to HS Sicilia and died of wounds (developed enteric fever) 21 May 1915 at sea between Gallipoli and Alexandria.
Buried at sea. AWMM
- Born 20-March-1882 at Rawene. Public - Janet - Other relative - 23 April 2016 - Family oral history
21 May 1915 AWMM
Age 33 AWMM
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HENRY KEMP ANDERSON, Auckland Infantry Battalion. Died of enteric fever on May 21 - Elizabeth Anderson, Pencarrow Avenue, Mount Eden (mother). (Auckland Weekly News, 3 June 1915, p. 56) AWMM
- Lone Pine Memorial, Lone Pine Cemetery, Anzac, 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
- Auckland Weekly News AWMM
Obituary: Auckland Weekly News, 3 June 1915, p. 56. AWMM
- Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2015). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-3). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
Vol. 3: Includes portrait AWMM
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