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Herbert Clinch

Ahier, William Roland. War diary, 1917, final entry dated 5 May 1917, made by Herbert Clinch, the day Dick was killed in action. - No known copyright restrictions

Ahier, William Roland. War diary, 1917, final entry dated 5 May 1917, made by Herbert Clinch, the da …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Herbert AWMM
  • Surname
    Clinch AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Bert AWMM
  • Service number
    • 6327 AWMM
    • 10315 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
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Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Elizabeth Clinch (mother), Huntly, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Capture details
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Medical history

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Last known rank

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Biographical information

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  • The last entry made in William Ahier's diary was by Bert Clinch [10315 Herbert Clinch]. It reads as follows: 'Dick was killed about 9 o’clock at night at Neuve Eglise. Bert Clinch 5/5/17'. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
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  • Grave reference
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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      31: 8 AWMM
    • Ahier, William Roland. War diary, 1917. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 2004/76. AWMM
      p. 27 January 1917; 5, 16, 18, 24, February 1917; 5, 14, 30 March 1917; 9 April 1917; 5 May 1917. AWMM
    • Stowers, R. (2009). Rough riders at war : history of New Zealand's involvement in the Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902 and information on all members of the 10 New Zealand contingents. Hamilton, N.Z.: R. Stowers. AWMM
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