JACK, Herbert Ernest
(Service number 55503)

First Rank Sergeant Last Rank


Date 4 July 1884 Place of Birth Temuka

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Sefton Street, Timaru
Occupation Baker
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married
Next of Kin Mrs H. E. JACK (wife), Sefton Street, Timaru
Religion Church of England
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 42nd Reinforcements, B Company
Date 1 August 1918
Transport Tofua
Embarked From Destination London, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

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Post-war Occupations


Date 6 July 1963 Age 79 years
Place of Death Timaru
Notices Timaru Herald, 8 July 1963
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row 140, Plot 164
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Herbert Ernest Jack was the second son of William Jacob and Elizabeth (née Burges) Jack.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [17 May 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [17 May 2017]; Timaru Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [17 May 2017]

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