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Harold Bennett Chalton

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 45), Page: 23 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 45), Page: 23 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Harold Bennett AWMM
  • Surname
    Chalton AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 31959 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    1893 Public - Andrew - Other relative - 4 January 2016 - Family papers
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • H.W. Chalton (father), Fenton Street, Parawai, Thames, New Zealand AWMM
    • This is incorrect. His father is H N Chalton (Henry Nangrave Chalton). I have a photo of Henrys gravestone if you are interested. His mother was Janet Hogg Chalton. Public - Andrew - Other relative - 4 January 2016 - Family papers, confirmed by headstone (Thames, NZ)
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 31959 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 Ironmonger/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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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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