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A Huge collection of transciptions from Hawkes Bay , Poverty Bay Newspapers
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Commonwealth War Graves
ELLIS Robert Private 262415 N.Z.Infantry 25.Btn
Died Wednesday 18 944 age 33
Son of William ELIIS and Phillippa ELLIS (nee SUGDEN), of Kopua Hawkes Bay New Zealand
Cemetery-Cesena War Italy Grave/Ref No 1, D. 7
GORDON William Keith Private 37081 19th Btn. N.Z. Infantry
died on Tuesday, 20 May 1941 aged 21.
Son of Alfred John GORDON and of Janet McLeod GORDON (nee RUTHERFORD), of Napier, Hawke's Bay N.Z.
Cemetery-Suda Baya War Cemetery Crete, Greece. Ref 12. C. 1
DAWE Thomas William Ernest Private 27734 2nd Btn Wellington Regiment N.Z.E.F.
died on Saturday 5 October, 1918 aged 25.
Son of Henry and the late Rosina DAWE, of Meanee, Napieer. N.Z. husband of Dora Beryl DAWE of Napier.
Cemetery- Grevillers British Cem Pas de Calais France.
Ref No XV D 111

LONH Thomas James Albert Flying Officer 413095 Royal N.Z. Air Force
Died on October 1942 aged 23.
Sonof Robert LONG and Mary Ann LONH (nee BURKE) of Clive H.Bay, New Zealand.
Plot H. Grave 39. Cemetery-Andover Hampshire United Kingdom Ref Sect. G. Grave 474

***This is one of mine - Elaine

ATKINS William Vernon Serjeant 2/433 3rd By. 1st Bte, N.Z. Field Artillery.
Died Thursday 5 October 1916 Aged 24.
Son of James Reed ATKINS and Ellen ATKINS of Waipukurau H.Bay. born at Napier.
Serre Road Cemetery No 2 Somme, France Ref No XX1 C 4
COLLINS J N Flight Lieut 2513
D.21 May 1940 Age 23
R.N.Z.A.F.
COLLINS N J Sergeant 415992
D. 9 June 1943 Age 27
R.N.A.Force
COLLINS O E Sergeant 414961
D. 30 March 1943 Age 23
R N A F
Collins P J Stoker 1st Class 1911
D 7 June 1941 Age 21
R.N.Z.N.
COLLINS S A Private 524012
D. 26 March 1943 Age 27
N.Z.Infantry
COLLINS S R Private 434979
D.15 December 1944 Age 22
N.Z.Infantry
COLLINS T Able Seaman 1352
D.December 19 1941 Age 22
R N Z N
COLLINS W Sergeant 46985
D. 27 July 1943 Age 23
N.Z. Commandos
COLLINS W G Private 403505
D.18 March 1944 Age 45
N.Z. Infantry
COLLINS W J
Sergeant 416097
D 6 December 1942
Age 23
R N Z A F
COLLINS W L
Private 427517
D. 2 December 1943
Age 23
N.Z.Infantry
COLLINSON
D.
26 May 194?
Age 36
N.Z.Infantry.
James Leslie Edward COLLINS Driver 42194 1 Supply Coy, N.Z. Army Service Corps
Died on Friday 3rd Sept 1843 Aged 24.
Son of Donne COLLINS and Minnie COLLINS, of Maungawera, Otago, N>Z.
Cem-Heliololis War Cemetery Egypt Ref No 5 K. 5.
W C COLLINSON Private 29756
D 1 December 1941 Aged 22
COLLINS A P Rifleman 67520
D-1 Sept 1918
N.Z. Rifle Brigade N.Z.
COLLINS B Private 6/1264
D-25 April 1915
Canterbury Regiment N.Z.E.F.
COLLINS C F Rifleman 25/266
D-21 November 1918 Aged 28
N.Z.Rifle Brigade
COLLINS E J F Private 6/3276
D-22 September 19116
Canterbury Regiment N Z E F
COLLINS E L Lance Corporal 15338
D-27 October 1918 Age 30
N.Z.Rifle Brigade.
COLLINS F A Private 27468
D-12 October 1917 Age 24
Otago Regiment N Z E F
COLLINS G B Bombardier 2/152
D-4 October 1917
N.Z.Field Artillery
COLLINS G B Private 27458
D-8 June 1917 Age-18
NZ Field Artillery
COLLINS H Gunner 2/2388
D-16 Sept 1916 Age 24
NZ Field Artillery
COLLINS H Lamce Corporal 7/799
D-28 August 1915 Age 40
Canterbury Mounted Rifles N.Z.E.F.
COLLINS H Private 86155
D.15 November 1918 Age 30
NZ Training Unit
COLLINS H C Corporal 24/93
D.14 July 1916
NZ Rifle Brigade
COLLINS J D Trooper 9/1806
D.14 November 1917
Wellington Mounted Rifles N Z E F
COLLINS L E Trooper 31599
D. 1 December 1917
Auckland Regiment N Z E F
COLLINS M Private 12/3960
D. 15 September 19116 Age 39
Auckland Regiment N Z E F
WEBB A Corporal 9/1370
D-18 September 1916 Aged 35
NZ Machine Gun Corps.
WEBB A L Private 8/724
D-28 Sept 1916
Otago Regiment N.Z.E.F.
WEBB A R Rifleman 32917
D-7 August 1917 Age 28
N.Z.RIFLE Brigade.
WEBB C E Serjeant 24/2116
D-26 August 1918 Age 30
N.Z.Rifle Brigade
WEBB C W Gunner 28040
D-1 November 1918
N Z Field Artillery.
WEBB D Private 10/2025
D-8 August 1915 Age 32
Wellington Regiment N.Z.E.F.
WEBB E D Private 51091
D-1 Sept 1918 Age 40
Wellington Reigment N Z E F
WEBB E J Corporal 25623
D- 4 May 1918
N.Z. Entrenching Bn.
WEBB G Rifleman 31914
D-12 October 1917 Age 27
N.Z,Rifle Brigade
WEBB G F Rifleman 56877
D 27 May 1918 Age 27
N.Z.Rifle Brigade
WEBB H C Private 6/1753
D-9 July 1916
Certerbury Regt. N.Z.E.F.
WEBB J A Private 8/3111
D-27 November 1918 Age 24
Otago Regt. N Z E F
WEBB L H B Private 3/1800
D-19 June 1917 Age 28
N.Z.Medical Corps
WEBB R Private 11/2504
D 15 Sept 1916 Age 21
N Z Maori (Pioneer) Battalion.
WEBB R B Private 25624
D 21 Feb 1917
Auckland Regt. N Z E F
WEBB T C Private 39920
D 4 Oct 1917
Wellington Reg N Z E F
WEBB W T Private 20475
D 21 Dec 1917 Aged 27
Auckland Regiment N Z E F
WEBB W W Private 12/697
D 2 June 1915 Aged 33
Auckland Regt N Z E F
WEBB W W Private 12/478
D 7 Dec 1917 Age 25
Auckland Regt N Z E F
WEBBER A G Lance Corporal 9/431
D 6 August 1915 Age 27
Otago Mounted Rifles N Z E F
WEBB A Corporal 9/1370
D 18 September 191? Age 35
N.Z. Machine
WEBB W I Private 20475
D 21 December 1917 Age 27
Auckland Regiment N Z E F
WEBB W W Private 12/697
D 2 June 1915 Age 33
Auckland N Z E F
WEBB W W Private 12/478
D 7 December 1917 Age 25
Auckland Regiment N Z E F
WEBBER A G Lance Corporal 9/431
D 6 August 1915 Age 27
Otago Mounted Rifles N Z E F
WEBB A L Private 8/724
D 28 Sept 1916
Otago Regiment N Z E F

WEBB A R Rifleman 32917
D 7 August 1917 Age 28
N Z Rifle Brigad

WEBB C E Serjeant 24/2116
D 26 August 1918 Age 30
N Z Rifle Brigade
WEBB C W Gunner 28040
D 1 November 1918 Age 36
N Z Field Artillery
WEBB D Private 10/2025
D 8 August 1915
Wellington Regiment N Z E F
WEBB E D Private 51091
D 1 September 1918 Age 40
Wellington Regiment N Z E F
WEBB E J Corporal 25623
D 4 May 1918 Age 22
N Z Entrenching Bn N Z E F
WEBB E J H Lieutenant 1011021
D 17 November 19114 Age 32
N Z Medical Corps.
WEBB G Rifleman 31914
D 12 October 1917 Age 27
N Z Rifle Brigade
WEBB G F Rifleman 56877
D 27 May 1918 Age 27
N Z Rifle Brigade.
WEBB H C Private 6/1753
D 9 July 1916
Canterbury Regiment N Z E F
WEBB J A Private 8/3111
D 27 November 1918 Age 24
Otago Regiment N Z E F
WEBB L H B Private 3/1800
D 19 June 1917 Age 28
N Z Medical Corps
WEBB R Private 11/2504
D 15 September 21 1916
N Z Maori (Pioneer) Battalion
WEBB R B Private 25624
D 21 February 1917
Auckland Regiment N Z E F
WEBB T C Private 39920
D 4 October 1917
Wellington Regiment N Z E F
LONG A W
Private 36462
D-24 August 1918
Auckland Regt. NZEF
LONG E
Trooper 11/700
D-9 August 1915
Age 36
Wellington Mounted Rifles NZEF
LONG F S
Private 8/2042
D-6 July 1915
Otago Regiment N Z E F
LONG H A
Private 34697
D-12 January 1918
Age 24
Canterbury Regt. NZEF

LONG J
Rifleman 24/218
D-15 Sept 1916
N Z Rifle Brigad

LONG J L
Rifleman 14187
D-12 Oct 1917
NZ Rifle Brigade
LOG J W
Private 30821
D-4 October 1917
Auckland Regt NZEF
LONG P E
Private 60148
D-31 august 1918
Auckland Regt. NZEF
LONG S J
Rifleman 25719
D-7 June 1917
Age 25
N Z Rifle Brigade
LONG S R
Lance corporal 24/1568
D-7 July 1916
Auckland Regt.NZEF
LONGHURST R E
Rifleman 55985
Age 24
N Z Rifle Brigade
LONGNEY G
Private 64538
D-16 April 1918
Age 36
N Z Entrenching Bn. NZEF

DAWE L G
Corporal 6/3676
D-16 Sept 1916
Age 22
Canterbury Regt. NZEF

DAWE T W E
Private 27734
D-5 October 1918
Age 25
Wellington Regt. NZEF
DAWES C
Private G/2063
D-7 June 1917
Otago Regt. NZEF
DAWES C
Trooper 13/897
D-28 August 1915
Auckland Mounted Rifles NZEF
DAWES J
Private 49074
D-27 March 1918
Aged 24
Auckland Regt. NZEF
GORDON A C
Gunner 596893
D-29 November 1943
Age 39
N Z Artillery.
GORDON DH
Sergeant 413408
D-16 October 1942
Age 20
Royal NZAF
GORDON F H
Private 14104
D-26 April 1943
Age 29
NZ Infantry
GORDON H
Lance Corporal 484642
D-19 October 1944
Age 23
N Z Infantry
GORDON H G
Private 35170
D-25 November 1941
Age 26
N Z Infantry
GORDON J D
Flight Sergeant 402455
D-5 September 1942
Age 27
RNAF
GORDON J E
Corporal 479061
D-22 July 1944
Age 32
N Z Infantry
GORDON J J V
Signalman 30945
D-23 November 1941
Age 40
N Z Corps of Signals
GORDON J P
Second Lieutenant 231054
D-24 July 1944
Age 22 N Z Infantry
GORDON J S
Leading Aircraftman 426169
D-14 January 1943
Age 29
RNZAF
GORDON J W
Sub Lieutenant 687
D-20 July 1944
Age 23
RNZNavy
GORDON M G B
Private 32428
D-27 March 1943
Age 27
NZ Machine Gun Corps
GORDON W K
Private 37081
D-20 May 1941
Age 21
N Z Infantry.
COLLINS M
Private 47313
D-30 November 1917
Canterbury Regiment NZEF
COLLINS M
Private 34032
D-12 August 1917
Canterbury NZEF
COLLINS R H
Private 12/3961
D-15 September 1916
Age 24
Auckland Regt. NZEF
COLLINS R W
Sapper
6/1267
D-28 November 1915
Age 28
N Z Engineers
COLLINS S G
Private 88275
D-23 November 1918
Age 34
N Z Training Unit
COLLINS T
Rifleman 14758
D-27 December 1917
N Z Rifle Brigade
COLLINS W
Private 6/3279
D-9 July 1916
Canterbury Regt. NZEF
COLLINS W
Private 40894
D-1 October 1917
Age 40
Otago Regiment NZEF
COLLINS W E
Second Lieutenant 23109
D 9 June 1917
Age 36
N Z Rifle Brigade.
COLLINS Joseph Daniel
Trooper 9/1806
D-Wed 14th November 1917.
Buried at Ramleh War Cemetery Israel
Ref M 6
Wellington Mounted Rifles NZEF
LONG A W
Private 36462
D-24 August 1918
Auckland Regt NZEF
LONG E
Trooper 11/970
D-9 August 1915
Age 36
Wellington Mounted Rifles NZEF
LONG F S
Private 8/2042
D-6 July 1915
Otago Regt NZEF
LONG H A
Private 34697
D-12 January 1918
Aged 24
Canterbury Regt. N ZEF
LONG J
Rifleman 24/218
D-15 Sept 1916
Age 35
N Z Rifle Brigade
LONG J L
Rifleman 14187
D-12 October 1917
NZ Rifle Brigade
LONG J W
Private 30821
D-4 October 1917
Auckland Regt NZEF
LONG P E
Private 60148
D-31 August 1918
Auckland Regt. NZEF
LONG S J
Rifleman 25719
D-7 June 1917
Age 25
N Z Rifle Brigade
LONG S R
Lance Corporal 24/1568
D-7 July 1916
Age 29
Auckland Reg. NZF
LONGHURST R E
Rifleman 55985
D-2 June 1919
Age 24
N Z Rifle Brigade
LONGNEY G J
Private 64538
D-16 April 1918
Age 36
N Z Entrenching Bn NZEF

Robert ELLIS Private 264215
N Z Infantry
Died on Wednesday, 18 October 1944 Age 33 years.
25 Bn. Son of William ELLIS and of Phillippa ELLIS (nee Sugden) of Kopua,
Hawke's Bay, New Zealand.
Cemetary-Cesena War Cem Italy Grave Ref No O D 7

ATKINS A B Private 14732
D-25 May 1941 Age 21
NZ Infantry

ATKINS C G Aircraftsman 2nd Class 4213212
D-26 May 1943 Age 19
Royala N Z A F

ATKINS J Private 811345
D-24 July 1944 Age 23
N Z Infantry

ATKINS J Private 39642
D-15 December 1941 Age 28
N Z Infantry

ATKINSON B H Sergeant 432396
d-30 Jan 1945 Age 23
N Z Infantry

ATKINSON B M Able Seaman 1460
D-19 December 1941
Royal N Z Navy

ATKINSON D K Sergeant 416075
D-17 April 1944 Age 20
Royal N Z Air Forc

ATKINSON E H F Flight Sergeant 424961
D-6 June 1944 Age 22
Royal N Z Air Force

ATKINSON H M Private 14712
D-24 October 1942 Age 29
N Z Infantry

ATKINSON L N Flight Sergeant 4310154
D-24 February 1943 Age 29
Royal N Z Air force

ATKINSON L W Private 299044
D-20 April 1943 Age 23
N Z Infantry

ATKINSON N J D-Private 454001
D-30th July 1945 Age 23
N Z Infantry

ATKINSON R A Private 28100
D-24th November 1943 Age 36
N Z Infantry

ATKINSON R V Leading Seaman 1323
D-19 December 1941 Age 22
Royal N Z Navy

ATKINSON T D Corporal 12282
D-15 May 1944
Age 26
N Z Infantry

ERIKSEN James Joseph
Private 23/128
2nd Bn Canterbury Regiment N Z R F
died on Thursday 21 September 1916
Age 26
Son of Mary ERIKSEN of 43 Alexander St Greymouth
Cemetary-Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand)
Mmorial Somme, France.
ERIKSEN A G
Lanc Corporal 11/761
D-9 August 1915
Age 33
Wellington Mounted Rifles N Z E F
ERICKSEN E A C J
Lance Corporal 30191
D-31 March 19118
Age 24
Otago Regiment NZEF
ERICKSEN H C
Trooper 1312431
D-22 November 1917
Age 22
Auckland Mou8nted Rifles NZEF
Ivor GRIFFITHS
Sergeant 405486
W Op/Air Gnr.
489 Sqdn, Royal NZAF
D-Tuesday 13 April 1943
Age 21
Son of George Henry and Lilly Jane GRIFFITHS, of Woodville, Hawke's Bay,
New Zealand. British
Cemetery-Haugesund (Rossebo) Var Frelsers Norway.
Plot J 18.
James KING
Trooper 13/981
Auckland Mounted Rifles NZEF
D-Saturday 28 August 1915
Brother of Samuel M KING of Society St, Coleraine, Co Derry, Ireland.
Cemetery;- Hill 60 Cem Turkey
Ref Grave No- Sp. Mem. 16.
Allan Thomas GORDON Serjeant 24/1056
2nd Bn. 3rd, N Z Rifle Brigade
D-Thursday 25th May 1916 Age 22
Son of Angus and Gertrude GORDON, of Mount Eden, Auckland, New Zealand.
Cemetery-Bonjean Military Armentiere Nord France. Grave Ref No- I.B. 31
C W J KING Private 37195
2nd Bn Canterbury Regiment NZEF
Died on Wednesday 24 October 1917
Grandson of William SCOTT, of 7 Vernon Road, Tunbridge Well, Kent, England.
Cemetery-St.Sever Cem Extension Rouen Seine-Maritime, France Gr Ref No- P. III. Q. 14B.
Alfred George ERICKSEN Lance Corporal 11/761
Wellington Mounted Rifles NZEF
Died on Monday 9 August 1915 Age 33

Son of Christopher and Eliza Maria ERICKSEN Native of Mauriceville
Cemetery-Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial Turkey. Grave Ref No 5.
FRENCH A
Private 6/631
D-8 May 1915
Age 33
Canterbury Regiment NZEF
FRENCH F
Private 6/43
D-31 May 1915
Canterbury Regt NZEF
FRENCH J
Rifleman 42646
D-14 October 1917
Age 35
N Z Rifle Brigade
FRENCH J
Private 23/2185
D-1 October 1916
Age 24
Otago Regt NZEF
FRENCH P W
Rifleman 38148
D-6 August 19717
Age 28
N Z Rifle Brigade

FRENCH R M
Private 8/4126
D-13 July 1916
Age 29
Otago Regiment NZEF
FRENCH S J
Corporal 16/1480
D-7 August 1916
N Z Maori (Pioneer) Battalion
FRENCH T
Corporal 31120
D-9 September 1918
N Z Rifle Brigade
FRENCH W A
Lieutenant 9/1141
D-12 October 1917
Age 26
Otago Regiment NZEF
FRENCH W G
Rifleman 20986
D-9 June 1917
NZ Rifle Brigade
FRENCH W H
Private 12/2701
D-27 September 1916
Auckland Regiment NZEF

CWGC 19
McGRATH D J
Private 441175
D-27 September 1944
Age 22
N Z Infantry
McGRATH E J
Private 35426
D-26November1941
Age 22
NZ Infantry
McGRATH F J
Private 31416
D-2 June 1941
Age 24
N Z Infantry
McGRATH H W R
Lance Serjeant 10191
D-15 April 1942
N Z Corps of Signals
McGRATH P M
Private 17212
D-6December 1941
Age 24
N Z Infantry.
William Leslie KANE
Serjeant 20155
7 Anti-Tank Regt. N Z Artillery
Died on Wednesday, 22 July 1942. Age 25
Son of Jeremiah John and Mary Frances KANE of Timaru, Canterbury, New Zealand
Cemetery-El Alamein War Cemetery Egypt.
Grave/Ref No XXV111. G. 15

Archibald FRENCH
Private 6/631
Main Body, Canterbury Regiment, N Z E F
Died on Saturday, 8 May 1915.
Age 33.
Son of Robert Angus and Annie FRENCH, of 29 Littlebourne St, Roslyn, Dunedin,
Born at Glenelg. Scotland.
Cemetery-Twelve Tree Copse (New Zealand) Memorial Turkey.
Grave or Ref No- 16. 2. 9.

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