ELLEN, Robert Henry
(Service number 54024)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank|
|Date||Unknown||Place of Birth|
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|Next of Kin||Mrs R. H. ELLEN (wife), Queen Street, Waimate|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||27th Reinforcements, F Company|
|Date||16 July 1917|
|Embarked From||Destination||Liverpool, Merseyside, England|
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Robert Henry Ellen was the son of John and Mary Ann Ellen, of Waimate. His brother William Richard Ellen (23/415) also served in World War One, and an elder brother Charles Ellen (3606) served in the South African War.
Auckland War Memorual Museum Cenotaph Database [11 November 2016]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [11 November 2016]
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