AUCKLAND WEEKLY NEWS
01 MARCH 1917
These are extracts from the Auckland Weekly News magazines and have been extracted with permission.
REWARDS FOR GALLANTRY Medals to be Presented
Croix de Guerre:
Late Sgt Major Edward FROST. NOK: F Thomas Frost
Late L/Corporal BEDGOOD
Late Gunner W C RIMMER NOK: F Seth Rimmer
Gunner R I FLEMING, Devonport
Distinguished Conduct Medal:
Late Lieut G D ALEXANDER, Divisional Signalling Staff, NZE. NOK: F E B Alexander
MENTIONED IN DESPATCHES
BARNETT, Colonel L E, NZ Medical Corps
FITZHERBERT, Colonel H S, Records Office, London
HALL, Colonel G T, Headquarters, London
HUTCHEN, Colonel J W, 5th, Wellington, Regiment
MYERS, Colonel Bernard, Assistant Deputy Director of Medical Services
PARKE, Colonel W H, Deputy Director of Medical Services
RICHARDSON, General G S, officer commanding NZ forces in Britain
WYLIE, Colonel D S, NZ Medical Corps
BEATTIE, W C, carpenter; BLAMIRES, H, farm manager; CROCKETT, Roy, farmer; HANKEN, Edward Harry, dentist, Te Aroha; KEYVAR, George, dealer; WALL, S, farmer.
APPEALS FOR EXEMPTION
BARNETT, M C H Glenbrook; BARNETT, M S H Glenbrook; BEATTY, George Pukekohe; BEATTY, John Pukekohe; BRIGHT, Samuel Waiuku; BUSSEY, E H Ellerslie; CANNELL, E E Newmarket; CANNELL, P C Eden Terrace; CAWLEY, F J Ellerslie; CAWLEY, M J Ellerslie; COURT, D K Ponsonby; COURT, J D Ponsonby; COX, J S Waiuku; COX, W G Waiuku; DALTON, John Pukekohe; DENIZE, G LO Waiuku; DENIZE, O G Ataua; DOUGLAS, F E Pukekohe; DOUGLAS, J H Kohekohe; DOUGLAS, Robert Pukekohe; DOUGLAS, W R Kohekohe; FOY, B Auckland; HIGGINS, W Newton; HIGGINS, W R Newton; HOLLAND, G W Otahuhu; HOLLAND, R A Otahuhu; HUNT, H L West Tamaki; HUNT, W J Glen Innes, West Tamaki; MAY, Wm Arnold, dairy farmer, Howick; McCONNELL, S P Aka Aka; McCONNELL, T H Aka Aka; McELWAIN, N R Glenbrook; McGAHAN, F O Tuakau; McGAHAN, J C Tuakau; McGAHAN, W D Tuakau; McGUIRE, F Tuakau; McGUIRE, John Tuakau; McLEOD, W Grey Lynn; McSHANE, J Onewhero; McSHANE, James Onewhero; McSHANE, Wm Pukekohe; MENZIES, S V Parnell; MILNER, W A Parnell; NORTH, F A Newmarket; RAPSON, F G Onewhero; RAPSON, H B Onewhero; ROGERS, J T Pukekohe; ROGERS, W A Pukekohe; RYDER, F G Tuakau; RYDER, J H Onewhero; SEARLE, Alfred Newmarket; SEARLE, Harry Newmarket.
NO.2 GROUP PAEROA 26th REINFORCEMENTS
BAKER, H J Thames; BAKER, J H Waharoa; BARRACLOUGH, L S Waihi; BROTT, R G Tirau; ; CARTER, C S Waihi; COCKSHEAD, W G Hamilton; CORRIN, J J Morrinsville; COX, W T Hikutaia; DRIVER, S Thames; ECCLESTONE, T Coromandel; FITCH, G C Waihi; FURLING, J W Waihi; GAVIN, W R Te Aroha; GORDON, A J Te Aroha; GRAHAM, F J Thames; GUY, G D Thames; HICKEY, W Karangahake; HINDMAN, S A Thames; HYDE, W J Waitoa; JENNINGS, J J Horahora; KEMP, W J Hamilton; McGUINN, W J Netherton; McMAHON, W R Coromandel; MICHIE, A D Netherton; MITCHELL, S G Thames; NIGHTINGALE, G R Thames; PAYNE, E Thames; RICKIT, E D Thames; STRANIX, J Karangahake; TATESON, W P Te Aroha; TORR, F J Thames; TURNER, J H Waikino; WARNE, G Thames; WHITFIELD, J T Putaruru; WILTON, S - Waih
PASSED FOR COMMISSIONS
The following non-commissioned officers of the 23rd Infantry Reinforcements, having qualified by examination, have been appointed Second Lieutenants on probation and transferred to the 28th Reinforcements:
ABRAHAM, CSM R P F. Co.; CHURCHWARD, CSM W T G. Co.; COOK, Sgt H L - D.Co.; JARRETT, Sgt J P H. Co.; KING, Sgt H L J. Co.; MACKISACK, CSM J W D. Co.; MAXWELL, Sgt V F H. Co.; MOORE, Sgt G W G. Co.; MORRISON, Sgt D G B B. Co.; OGORMAN, Sgt F R E. Co.; ONGLEY, Sgt P A H. Co.; OWEN, Sgt G E. Co.; SAUNDERS, Sgt J M A. Co.; SPEIGHT, CSM H B E. Co.; WARREN, CSM T F A. Co.
APPEALS FOR EXEMPTION
BECKER, Andrew John, contractor, Kaukapakapa; BROWN, Sydney H J, representative; EWAN, Sydney S, purser, Tarawera; FLYNN, George, farmer, Pukekohe; FOUHY, Daniel, casings mfr, 60 Vincent St; FRIEDLANDER, Max Jonas, farmer, Pokeno; HARVEY, Francis, groom, Ellerslie; HUMPHRIES, Richard, dairy farmer, Mt Roskill; LANGFORD, George Alfred, farmer/storekeeper, Avondale; MAY, Wm Arnold, dairy farmer, Howick; NICHOLSON, John A, horse trainer; WATERS, P C, farmer, Clevedon.
BEATTIE, B E, share farmer, Hauraki Plains; BOLES, Malcolm, telegraphist, Morrinsville; CLEARY, William, farmer, Matamata; COULTER, Robert, land/farmers agent; ELLEN, Frank, farmer, Manawaru; GORDON, Norman, mill worker, Whitianga; HEALY, Thomas, battery-hand, Waikino; HICKEY, John, farmer, Hinuera; OLSEN, Herbert, Constable, Waihi; RING, Guy, farmer, Hinuera; WALLACE, William, farmer, Tutanui.
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