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Henry Underwood


: Trooper Henry Underwood
: NZ Service 15 Dec 1914 – 17 Apr 1915; Details on enlistment: 27 years, 5’ 10.5’’, fair complexion, blue eyes, dark brown hair, Anglican Attested at Trentham 29 Dec 1914; Rank of Trooper, assigned to A Squadron, Auckland Mounted Rifles NZ Service 15 Dec 1914 – 17 Apr 1915; NZ Service 20 Apr 1919 – 30 May 1919 Theatres of Operation – Egyptian 1915 -1916; Gallipoli/Balkan 1915; Egyptian E.F 1916, 1617, 1918 Posted to unit Dardanelles 28 Aug 1915; disembarked from “Hororata” at Alexandria 27 Dec 1915 Awarded Military Medal for acts of gallantry in the Field 16 Feb 1918 Transferred to NZ Provost Corps & appointed Lance Corporal 11 Jun 1918 Transferred to NZ Mounted Rifle Brigade 14 Sep 1918 in the field Attached to NZMR Brigade HQ 16 Sep 1918 in the field Posted from Brigade to ANZAC Mtd Div HQ at Ismalia 4 Jan 1919 Embarked for NZ - "Kaikoura" – 6 Mar 19 Arrived NZ 19 Apr 1919 NZ Service 20 Apr 1919 – 30 May 1919
: Military Personnel Record, Archives NZ #AABK 18805 W5557 0116832 Henry UNDERWOOD
: 7 May 2015

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