DENSEM, Harold Stevenson
(Service number 84255)

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Date 7 June 1898 Place of Birth Gore

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Woodbury oad, Geraldine
Occupation Teamster
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs Emma DENSEM (mother), Woodbury Road, Geraldine
Religion Brethren
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Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
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Date 24 December 1987 Age 89 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Marsden Valley Cemetery
Memorial Reference Block 23A, Plot 48
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Harold Stevenson Densem, born on 7 June 1898 at Gore, was the first-born of John Fraser and Emma (née Stevenson) densem. He first attended Gore Main School. When he enlisted he was a teamster living at Woodbury near Geraldine, with his family.


NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [02 June 2017]; Marsden Valley Cemetery burial record (Nelson City Council) [02 June 2017]

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