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Harry Heather

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918 - No known copyright restrictions
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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Harry AWMM
  • Surname
    Heather AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Henry Samuel AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWI 24/2376 AWMM
    • WWI 11/1002 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    10 September 1890 AWMM LondonEngland AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Night's Hotel, Foxton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW1 Mrs A. Martin (sister), care of William Martin, Tailor, Marton, New Zealand AWMM
    • WW1 Mrs A. Heather (wife), care of Post-office, Marotiri, via Foxton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWI 24/2376 AWMM
    • WWI 11/1002 AWMM
  • Military service
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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
    [Germany], Europe AWMM
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM
    GSW to left thigh AWMM

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Harry Heather was the husband of A. E. M. Beaufort (formerly Heather), of Taupo Rd., Taumarunui, New Zealand.

    Enlisted under name of 11/1002 Henry Samuel Heather in 3rd Reinforcements and deserted at Albany. He re-attested and sailded with 21st Reinforcements as 24/2376 Heather, Harry. under which name all previous and subsequent correspondence was filed. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    10 May 1918 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Berlin South-Western Cemetery, Berlin, Germany AWMM IV. B. 10. AWMM
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  • Henry Samuel Heather (Harry) born 10 September 1890, Islington, London. Parents Annie Heather nee Wordsworth and George James Heather
    Public - Ann Kathleen - Direct descendant - 17 October 2017



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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.319 AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      52: 21 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2015). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-3). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 2: Includes portrait AWMM


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17 October 2017susan rosalynLondon UKDirect descendant
17 October 2017Ann Kathleen Brentwood Essex England Direct descendant
05 April 2015RogerWellington, New ZealandResearcher