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Harold Walker Bain

  • Service number
    WWI 32774 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 2nd Btn Otago Regt Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 23 October 2015 - Military Record
  • Last rank
  • War
Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 45), Page: 26 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 45), Page: 26 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 23 October 2015 - Military Record
  • Forenames
    Harold Walker AWMM
  • Surname
    Bain AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 32774 AWMM
  • Gender
    • Male AWMM
    • Male Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 23 October 2015 - Military Record
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Presbyterian Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 23 October 2015 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    22 April 1878 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 23 October 2015 - Military record
  • Place of birth
    Invercargill, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 23 October 2015 - Military record
  • Birth notes
    son of James & Grace BAIN Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 23 October 2015 - Military record
  • Address before enlistment
    G P O, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 23 October 2015 - Military record
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Walker Bain (wife), care of F. Hall and Sons, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Married 1908 - Ethel Winnifred HALL
    father of 2 children Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 23 October 2015 - Military record

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western European Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 23 October 2015 - Military Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 2nd Btn Otago Regt Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 23 October 2015 - Military Record
  • Service number
    WWI 32774 AWMM
  • Military service
    1916-1918 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 23 October 2015 - Military Record
  • 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 Accountant/Civilian AWMM
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  • 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
    17 August 1929 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 October 2015 - Gisborne's Cemetery Records
  • Age at death
    52yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 October 2015 - Gisborne's Cemetery Records
  • Place of death
    Gisborne, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 October 2015 - Gisborne's Cemetery Records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Taruheru Cemetery, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 October 2015 - Gisborne's Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
    Block S; Plot 38; Warrant # 1867 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 October 2015 - Gisborne's Cemetery Records
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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Contributors

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23 October 2015Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher
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