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AUCKLAND WEEKLY NEWS
24 DECEMBER 1915

These are extracts from the Auckland Weekly News magazines and have been extracted with permission.

Page 17

LIST OF OFFICERS for 2nd Reinforcements

The following are the names of the officers of the second reinforcement for the New Zealand Expeditionary Force:-

Commander: Lt Col E R BOWLER, 7th Southland Mtd Rifles

Auckland Mtd Rifles Regt: Capt H S WHITEHORN, late honorary captain, Commonwealth Military Forces.

Canterbury Mtd Rifles Regt: Capt G S S HARDY, 8th South Canterbury Mtd Rifles.

Otago Mtd Rifles Regt: Lieut F M TWISLETON, Poverty Bay Squadron, Legion of Frontiersmen: Lt E S PERRY, 7th Southland Mtd Rifles

Wellington Mtd Rifles Regt: Major W F LEVIN

Auckland Infantry Batt.: Lt H G RICHARDSON, Coast Defence Detachment, 3rd Auckland Regt (Countess of Ranfurly's Own).

Canterbury Infantry Batt.: Lt L J GIBBS, 13th North Canterbury & Westland Regt

Otago Infantry Batt.: Major G MITCHELL, 8th Southland Regt

Wellington Infantry Batt.: Major A B CHARTERS, 17th Ruahine Regt

Signal Company: Lt H C MACKENZIE, unattached list (b)

Divisional Train (one company): Lt J B WHYTE, retired list

Army Pay Dept (at base): Capt S J BOLTON, Post & Telegraph Corps

NZ Army Service Corps: 2nd Lt G E ELIOTT

Howitzer Battery: Capt N S FALLA, B Battery, NZ Field Artillery

Field Artillery Brigade: Lt P B GREENHOUGH, Auckland Garrison Artillery

Two Mobile Veterinary Sections: Capt C S SIMPSON (No.1); Capt W G C SMITH (No.2)

NZ Chaplains: Rev C E O'H TOBIN; Rev G H GAVIN; Rev Angus MACDONALD; Rev Father Robert RICHARDS.

NZ Medical Corps: Major A C McKILLOP, R.A.M.C., Mtd Brigade Field Ambulance.


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