LEVENS, Herbert Price
(Service number N/N)

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Date 13 August 1888 Place of Birth Temuka

Enlistment Information

Date 8 June 1918 Age
Address at Enlistment Birkett Street, Temuka
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married. One child
Next of Kin Mrs Mary Annie LEVENS (wife), Birkett Street, Temuka
Religion Presbyterian
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Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 2 April 1976 Age 87 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Temuka Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row 273, Plot 129
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Herbert Price Levens was the fourth son of George Joseph and Annie (née Walker) Levens. He was educated at Temuka School. In 1914 he married Mary Annie Pearce. His eldest brother, George William Levens, was killed in action in 1916 in France.


NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [10 July 2017]; Temuka Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [10 July 2017]

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