NUTSFORD, Henry George
(Service number 28909)

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Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Saddler
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs P.J. Nutsford (mother), Stafford Street, South Timaru, New Zealand
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 18th Reinforcements, J Company
Date 10 November 1916
Transport HMNZT 67 Tofua
Embarked From Wellington, New Zealand Destination Plymouth, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Canterbury Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion

Military Awards

Service Medals
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 6 November 1917 Age
Place of Death Belgium
Cause Died of wounds
Notices Timaru Herald, 26 June 1917
Memorial or Cemetery Trois Arbres Cemetery, Steenwerck, Nord, France
Memorial Reference I.S. 12.
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, Timaru, St Mary's Anglican Church, Timaru Memorial

Biographical Notes

Son of Mr. and Mrs. D. Nutsford, of Timaru


Auckland War memorial Museum Cenotaph Database (August 2013); Commonwealth War Graves Commission website (;; Timaru Herald memorium 11 June 1918

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Maree Bowen, SC branch NZSG

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