AUCKLAND WEEKLY NEWS
20 APRIL 1916
These are extracts from the Auckland Weekly News magazines and have been extracted with permission.
IMPERIAL COMMISSIONS New Zealanders Nominated
Company Sergeant Major O A FRIEDLANDER, Divisional Engineers
Sergeant H E HOWARD, Wellington Battalion
Sergeant PORTER, G R L, Canterbury Battalion
Sergeant H ERLAM, Auckland Battalion
Trooper A STRANG, Wellington Mounted Rifles
Sergeant A W E SALT, NZ Medical Corps
Sergeant A K BAKER, Canterbury Infantry Battalion
Private B I BRISCO, Wellington Mounted Rifles
Trooper G H ANDERSON, Canterbury Mounted Rifles
Candidates who passed the examination for first appointments to commissions held at Featherston Camp in February to March last:
ARKWRIGHT, H F - 2nd Lieut (prob.) 1st Reserve M.R.: ASHBY, P C - 2nd Lieut (prob.) 1st Reserve M.R.: BLACK, G H - 2nd Lieut (prob.) 11th MR; DAVEY, G H Sergeant, 10th MR; EARL, F J R Lance/Sergeant, 10th MR; FRANCE, A J - 2nd Lieut (prob.) 2nd Reserve M.R.; GARDINER, E C Sergeant Major, 10th MR; GOODING, S J Sergeant, 10th MR; GORRINGE, C R W - 2nd Lieut (prob.) 13th MR; GRIERSON, A H 2nd Lieut (prob.) 10th MR:; HOGG, H R Sergeant, 10th MR; JOHNSON, C G - 2nd Lieut (prob.) 10th MR:; KEBBELL, R W - 2nd Lieut (prob.) 13th MR; MAWER, C Sergeant, 10th MR; METCALF, F W - 2nd Lieut (prob.) 12th MR; MILE, M C - 2nd Lieut (prob.) 10th MR:; ROSE, P C Sergeant, 10th MR; TENNENT, H C Q.M.Sergeant, 10th MR; TENNENT, H D Q.M.Sergeant, 10th MR; THOMPSON, H J Sergeant, 10th MR TURNER, J M 2nd Lieut (prob.) 10th MR:; WATT, P A - 2nd Lieut (prob.) 10th MR
ANGUS, P R Sergeant, 11th Engineers; FLYNN, J F Sergeant, 11th Engineers; JENSEN, K T Corporal, 11th Engineers.
Candidates who passed the special examination for first appointments to commissions held at Trentham in January and February last:
BROADGATE, F K Sergeant, 10th Engineers
February 1916 all 10th Infantry
ABERNETHY, K S Sergeant; ABERNETHY, R C Com.Sgt.Major; ANCELL, E G Sergeant; BARKER, T D Sergeant; BLANCHARD, C H Sergeant; BONGARD, A Sergeant; CUTLER, C J K Sergeant; DAVIES, R B Sergeant; ESSAM, S O Com.Sgt Major; EWING, J S Corporal; FRENCH, F W Com.Sgt Major; GOW, G V Sergeant; HALLY, C Sergeant; HARPER, A H S Sergeant; HEALY, P D Sergeant; HINES, J Sergeant; IRVINE, J H Sergeant; IRVING, J H Sergeant; IVORY, D A Corporal; JERRAT, J P Com.Sgt.Major; JOHNSTON, C J Q.M.Sgt; JOHNSTONE, T M Sergeant; MADDEN, C E Com.Sgt.Major; MAGNUSSON, O Sergeant; McQUEEN, J M Sergeant; MILNES, I Sergeant; MORGAN, F W Sergeant; NATUSCH, C T Sergeant; NATUSCH, G P Sergeant; RHODES, B A Sergeant; SAPSFORD, C S Sergeant; SHAW, D J Com.Sgt.Major; SIGNAL, H A Sergeant; THOMAS, J H Corporal; TORODE, T H Sergeant; TREVETHICK, H J Sergeant; WAGSTAFF, H S Sergeant; WALSH, M F Sergeant.
MEN RETURNED FOR DUTY
BOWLER, Lt Col Edmund R; BROWN, Pte Lawrence C; CHRISTOPHER, Lieut Thomas; EATON, Cpl Harold F; EDGAR, L/Cpl Matthew; HAGGETT, Cpl Lancelot D; LITTLE, Pte Percival; MAGUIRE, Major Charles E; McARA, Major William; MOIR, Major John H; MYERS, Capt Daniel F; ORBELL, Major Henry S; PARLANE, Pte Fred. Smith; SAXTON, Pte Fred. W; SKINNER, Sgt Major Charles M; STRAW, Lance Sgt James H; WALKER, Pte R; WISEMAN, Sgt Major Frank.
RETURNED FOR COMMISSIONS
AUSTIN, Sgt John B; PILLING, Sgt Ewen G; BROWN, Cpl John
BARRETT, W labourer, Grafton Rd; BEEBY, B E baker, Mt Eden; BELL, R Whitaker Place; BLANDFORD, F carpenter, Newton; BRAND, W farmer, S.A.Home; CAMPBELL, H engine driver, Marathon, Symonds St; CARADUS, C.A. labourer, Grey Lynn; CARMICHAEL, J ploughman, Peoples Palace; CARR, J H V clerk, Registrar of Births; CARROLL, H J J labourer, Auckland; CARROLL, W labourer, Wellington St; CHRISTIAN, S H carpenter, Devonport; CROMBIE, W J baker, Mt Eden; CULBERT, A labourer, Auckland; DALZIEL, R cook, Queen St; DONOVAN, T labourer, Auckland; DOWNEY, J fireman, Hobson St; ELLISDON, V R bricklayer, Kingsland; ELSTON, C E butcher, Pukekohe; EMANUEL, L manager, Ponsonby Tce; FORREST, A E carpenter, Onehunga; GREEN, J A O granite polisher, Ponsonby; HUTCHINSON, T M farmer, Alexander St; HUXTABLE, J A bushman, St James Street; KIRWAN, W bootmaker, Wyndham St; MANNING, H R warehouseman, Ponsonby; MARTRON, J (sic) cook, City Hotel; MATTHEWS, F labourer, Wellington; McARTHUR, J seaman, Wellington St; McGILVRAY, C labourer, Auckland; McSWEENEY, H J barman, Devonport; MICHIE, D farm hand, Hobson St; MURPHY, C J bootmaker, Mt Eden; NEWMAN, E J traveller, Auckland; NOLAN, W G labourer, Auckland; NORTON, T fireman, Vincent St; PALMER, J DA farmer, Onehunga; POOLEY, W carrier, Ponsonby; SHAW, E J seaman, Ponsonby; SMITH, W V farmer, Onehunga; STEWART, H labourer, Green Lane; SUTHERLAND, H labourer, Auckland; THORSTENSEN, T seaman, St Paul Street; TYNAN, D mill hand, Ponsonby Rd; VOSPER, A letter carrier, Devonport; WALSH, J labourer, Auckland; WEBB, G bricklayer, Devonport; WILLIAMS, J P horse breaker, Papakura.
ARTHUR, H T Findley St, Ellerslie; MURPHY, J L Mt Eden Road
FORD, J H bootmaker, East St; WAKERLEY, H B warehouseman, Glenmore
Army Service Corps
CROTHALL, F grader, Symonds St.
LYE, A E carpenter, Franklin Rd; TAYLOR, T sheet metal worker, Auckland
JOHNSTONE, J F chemist, Devonport; KING, W A tinsmith, Parnell; LAWS, W N warehouseman, Hopetoun St; LIVERSIDGE, W J clerk, Symonds St; McPHERSON, J grocer, Kingsland; PHILIP, W A chemist, Epsom; TYNAN, W gardener, Remuera; WILKS, F school teacher, Remuera.
AUSTRALIAN CASUALTIES [New Zealanders serving with Australian forces]
ALFORD, R N, Pte Ill; ALLEN, J, Dvr Ill; BLACKMORE, H, Pte Returned to duty; BUCKLEY, G T, Pte Ill; CALDWELL, J, Pte Returned to duty; CARSON, H W, Pte Ill; CLARKE, F G, Pte Returned to duty; CONSIDINE, J E, Pte Pron.out of danger; DENDER, A, Spr Ill; DICK, R W, L/Cpl - Returned to duty; DIMMOCK, V T, Pte - Returned to duty; DOWNEY, F, Pte Ill; DUNPHY, G P, Pte - Returned to duty; GUDGEON, W A W, Pte Returned to duty; HEBBEND, G W, Gnr KIA; INGRAM, J H, Pte Ill; KELLAN, A, Pte Ill; KELLEREY, P H, L/Cpl - Returned to duty; LYALL, R, Pte Ill; McCULLUGH, J, Pte Returned to duty; McGRATH, G, Pte Returned to duty; McKNIGHT, H J, Pte Ill; McQUILLAN, J, Pte Returned to duty; MOLLAND, L, Pte Ill; MOORE, J H, Spr - Returned to duty; MORRIS, H W, Pte Returned to duty; RICHARDSON, H E, Major Returned to duty; ROLLING, N J, Artman - Returned to duty; SIMPSON, H W, L/Cpl - Returned to duty; SIMPSON, L J, Pte Returned to duty; SPEARMAN, E, Pte Returned to duty; WAGHORNE, C, Pte Returned to duty; WHEATLEY, W J, Pte Ill; WOOD, D C, Pte Returned to duty.
CROMPTON, J J dangerously ill
FREW, E J P dangerously ill
HAMILTON, J W admitted to hospital
LEANE, M out of danger
McISAACS, Captain S R admitted to hospital
MORAN, G S dangerously ill
CRAWFORD, Private Herbert, Main Body NZEF, who returned last September, died in Victoria Hospital, Wellington, on Monday from complications accelerated by heart failure. He was a native of Adelaide, aged 25.
[Supplementary roll, due at Lyttelton]
BLACKMORE, Staff Nurse Emma, Queen Alexandras Imperial Nursing Service Reserve
RAYNER, Lieutenant, Medical Corps
BELL, Colin, Dentist, Medical Corps NOK: R W Bell, Seddon St, Waihi
MURPHY, Sergeant, Dental Corps
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