(Service number 17/273)

First Rank Trooper Last Rank


Date 12 September 1882 Place of Birth Timaru

Enlistment Information

Date 12 November 1914 Age
Address at Enlistment C/- M Gawne, Rattray Street, Dunedin
Occupation Carter, self employed
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Mrs J. Boyce (Mother), Mill Road, Waimate
Religion Church of England
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation 3rd Reinforcements
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Veterinary Corps
Date 14 February 1915
Transport Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima
Embarked From Wellington Destination Suez, Eygpt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

Campaigns Eygpt 1915-16, Eygpt Expeditionary Force 1916, France and Belgium 1916-18
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 Age
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes


Auckland War memorial Museum Cenotaph Database (January 2015); Military personnel file via Archives New Zealand (February 2015)

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Janette Clarke, SC branch NZSG

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