LANGFORD, Ernest Harold
(Service number 8/3662)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank|
|Date||9 November 1894||Place of Birth||Christchurch|
|Address at Enlistment||177 Castle Street, Dunedin|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||A. T. LANGFORD (father), Store, Winchester|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||9th Reinforcements, Otago Infantry Battalion, D Company|
|Date||8 January 1916|
|Embarked From||Wellington||Destination||Suez, Egypt|
|Other Units Served With|
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|Military Awards||Military Medal|
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Prisoner of War Information
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||30 November 1971||Age||74years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Cremated Waikuemete, Auckland; ashes interred Taita Cemetery, Lower Hutt|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Ernest Harold Langford was the son of Thomas Alfred and Fanny Jane (née Waitt) Langford. He was educated at Richmond School in Christchurch, transferring to Winchester School when the family moved in August 1909.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [22 May 2018]; Timaru Herald, 29 November 1918 (Papers Past) [22 May 2018]; School Admission records. Waikumete Cremations and Taita Cemetery records.
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