HEYDER, Ernest Augustus
(Service number 6/4057)
|First Rank||Sergeant||Last Rank|
|Date||15 August 1895||Place of Birth||Christchurch|
|Address at Enlistment||Woodside, Geraldine|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Augustus Ernest Victor HEYDER (father), Woodside, Geraldine|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||10th Reinforcements, Canterbury Infantry Battalion, C Company|
|Date||4 March 1916|
|Embarked From||Wellington||Destination||Suez, Egypt|
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|Date||27 December 1960||Age||65 years|
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Ernest Augustus Heyder was the sOon of Augustus Ernest Victor and Annie (née Waykins) Heyder.Ernest was educated at Christchurch Normal, St Albans and Richmond schools in Christchurch, and for atime he went to Mr Wilson's School.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [04 August 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [10 August 2017]; School Admission records (Canterbury Branch NZSG) [10 August 2017]
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