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Henry Albert Godfrey

Porongia Memorial Hall Names Panel WW2 Godfrey - Younie; WW2 McGruther - Ward (photo May 2010) - No known copyright restrictions

Porongia Memorial Hall Names Panel WW2 Godfrey - Younie; WW2 McGruther - Ward (photo May 2010) - No …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Henry Albert AWMM
  • Surname
    Godfrey AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 13/907 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 Te Rore, via Pirongia, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Henry Godfrey (father), 38 Hestercombe Avenue, Fulham, London, England AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 17 April 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 13/907 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

Embarkations

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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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Mr. H. Godfrey, of 38, Hestercombe Avenue, Fulham, London. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    28 August 1915 AWMM
    GallipoliTurkey AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Hill 60 Cemetery, Turkey AWMM Special Memorial 26. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Pirongia Memorial Hall, Pirongia, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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  • Henry was my Grandfathers brother, they drew straws to see who went to war and who stayed home and looked after the family farm in Pirongia.
    Public - Donna Jean - Other relative - 20 July 2016
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  • Henry Albert Godfrey was my great grandfather's brother. My father's uncle, Bert, was named in honour of him. My uncle visited his grave on a trip to Gallipoli a few years ago.
    Public - Fiona - Other Relative - 22 April 2015
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20 July 2016Donna JeanNew ZealandOther relative
20 May 2015StephenChristchurchResearcher
22 April 2015FionaAucklandOther Relative

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