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Herbert Edwin Corner

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 151 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 151 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Herbert Edwin AWMM
  • Surname
    Corner AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 13/896 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Matahanea, Opotiki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • George Corner (father), East Cowton, North Millerton, Yorkshire, England AWMM
    • Correction: "North Millerton" should read "Northallerton" Public - Robin - Other relative - 26 April 2016 - Family papers and also official records
  • Relationship status
    Pre 17 April 1915 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 13/896 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 AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • 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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Herbert Corner was the son of George and Elizabeth Corner, of South Holme, Brompton, Yorkshire, England. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    7 September 1915 AWMM
    Age 30 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt AWMM F. 136. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

Roll of Honour

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  • On Anzac Day 2021. RiP Herbert Edwin Corner, my Great Uncle.
    Robin Stubbs
    Public - Robin - Direct descendant - 26 April 2021
  • RiP. Herbert Edwin Corner. My Great Uncle. Robin Stubbs
    Public - Robin - Other relative - 26 April 2016
  • In memory of Herbert Edwin Corner (cousin of my grandfather)
    Public - Jennifer Elizabeth - Other relative - 25 April 2016
  • RiP Herbert Edwin Corner. My Great Uncle.
    Public - Robin - Other Relative - 23 April 2015



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Command item
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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
26 April 2021RobinBradford, England Direct descendant
26 April 2016RobinBradford, Yorkshire, EnglandOther relative
25 April 2016Jennifer ElizabethHavelock North, New ZealandOther relative

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