TUBB, Gordon Henry
(Service number 7/2321)

First Rank Trooper Last Rank


Date 15 July 1893 Place of Birth Timaru

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Victoria Street, Timaru
Occupation Dairyman
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs Jane TUBB (mother), Victoria Street, Timaru
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 19th Reinforcements, Canterbury Mounted Rifles, C Squadron
Date 4 March 1916
Transport Willochra or Tofua
Embarked From Wellington Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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Military Awards

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No information

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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

Gunshot wound to right thigh

Post-war Occupations


Date 29 March 1986 Age 92 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row 51, Plot 272
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Gordon Henry Tubb was the son of William Henry and Jane Tubb. His brother Ernest Albert Tubb was killed in action in 1918 in France.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [04 January 2017]; Timaru cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [05 January 2017]

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