Basil Ansley AWMM
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- Basil Newport was the son of Charles Newport and of Marjory Newport (nee Drummond), of Moutere, Nelson, New Zealand. AWMM
- Grand-son of Joshua Ansley Newport & his wife Ellen (nee Polglase) - of Upper Uruwhenua, Takaka District.
Basil's great grandfather Stephen Newport (1810-1888) emigrated - to Nelson, New Zealand - with his 2 brothers Samuel & Joseph Newport - from High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire in 1842 -aboard the immigrant ship 'Sir Charles Forbes'. Public - Jenifer - Other relative - 14 January 2019 - Family papers
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- Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 11 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1943 to 30th June, 1943). 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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