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Henry Warren Franklyn

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917 - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Henry Warren AWMM
  • Surname
    Franklyn AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 33344 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    2 February 1896 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra InglewoodPerth Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs W.H. Franklyn (mother), Inglewood, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 33344 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 Factory hand/Civilian 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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 5" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      135 lb AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Henry Franklyn was the son of W. H. and H. J. Franklyn, of 9 Windsor Rd., Inglewood, Taranaki, New Zealand.

    Embarked Wellington, 19 January 1917; disembarked Devonport, England, 27 March 1917; marched in to 2nd Bn, Wellington Infantry Regiment, Sling Camp, 28 March 1917.
    Taken on strength, 3rd Bn, Wellington Infantry Regiment, Codford, and posted to 11th Company, 24 April 1917.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 27 May 1917.
    Wounded in action, 4 October 1917; admitted to 4th Australian Field Ambulance, 5 October 1917 (shrapnel wound, back); transferred to 2nd Canadian Casualty Clearing Station, 5 October 1917; to 16th General Hospital, Le Treport, 6 October 1917.
    Died of wounds, 19 October 1917.

    Parents: W.H. & H.J. Franklyn, 9 Windsor Road, Inglewood, Taranaki AWMM
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About death

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  • Death
    10 October 1917 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
    BelgiumEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Mont Huon Military Cemetery, Le Treport, Seine-Maritime, France AWMM III. O. 2A. AWMM
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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