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Henry Leslie Skews

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Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 33), Page: 34 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 33), Page: 34 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Henry Leslie AWMM
  • Surname
    Skews AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 23257 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    17 May 1885 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Isabel Skews (mother), 181 Hastings Street, Napier, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 23257 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 Butcher/Civilian 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Henry Skews was the son of John William and Isabella Skews (nee Timms), of 181 Hastings St., Napier, New Zealand. Born at Napier. Served on the Western Front, 1916-17. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    15 December 1919 AWMM
    Age 33 AWMM
    NapierHawkes Bay AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Taradale Cemetery, Napier City, New Zealand AWMM Anglican Block, Section 6, Grave 14. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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