AUCKLAND WEEKLY NEWS
20 JULY 1916
These are extracts from the Auckland Weekly News magazines and have been extracted with permission.
RETURNING ON DUTY
AMBRIDGE, Frederick C, HQ Mrs E Ambridge, 35 Chilka St, Berhampore, Wellington
AUSTIN, Albert, Cty Batt Mrs Nellie Austin, 451 St Asaph St, Linwood, Christchurch
DAVIS, RSM Richard James, WMR Alice Davis, Dannevirke
McGINITY, John, Div Train Mrs M McGinity, Feilding
WALLS, Gearden F, CMR T Walls, 164 Vivian St, New Plymouth
DODDS, Sister, Dunedin
HARRISON, Captain Dr previously saved from the Marquette
HUMPHRIES, Sister, Napier
MITCHELL, Sister, Wanganui
TUKE, Sister, Auckland.
PROMOTIONS & APPOINTMENTS
The following appointments and promotions of officers, serving in the field with the NZEF, were mentioned in the Gazette of July 6:
Auckland Mounted Rifles
HAEATA, 2nd Lieutenant Walter to be Lieutenant
McCARROLL, Sgt Thos. to be Lieutenant
MORRISON, Captain (temp Major) Wm Cameron, NZSC, to be major.
WOOD, Captain Ferdinand August, NZSC, to be major
WYMAN, Captain Ralph, to be major
BOSCAWEN, 2nd Lieut S, Auckland to be Lieutenant
DOUGHTY, 2nd Lieut H H, Auckland to be Lieutenant
LYONS, 2nd Lieut M J, Auckland to be Lieutenant
WILDING, 2nd Lieut F S, Auckland to be Lieutenant
ALDERMAN, Major Walter Wm to be Lieutenant Colonel
Machine Gun Unit
REED, 2nd Lieut M R to be Lieutenant
BRAITHWAITE, Lt Col (temp Colonel) Wm Garnett, D.S.O., Royal Welsh Fusiliers granted the temp. rank of Brigadier General.
BUCK, Captain Peter Henry to be Major
KING, Major George Augustus, NZSC to be temp Lieutenant Colonel
Army Service Corps
BOSCAWEN, 2nd Lieut H T, Auckland to be Lieutenant
CAMERON, Lieutenant M S, Auckland to be Captain
ELLIOTT, Lieutenant G E, Auckland to be Captain
TODD, 2nd Lieut L B, Auckland to be Lieutenant
MURRAY, Major (temp Lt Col) D N W to be Lieutenant Colonel
WALTON, Captain (temp Major) R H to be Major
GUTHRIE, Captain Thomas Errol, RAMC, son of Dr T O Guthrie, formerly of Lyttelton, has been killed in action.
22nd DRAFT Appointment of Officers
BURRELL, Captain H E NZ Railway Battalion
McCARTHY, Captain J C NZ Railway Battalion
PAPP, Lieut A J Kings College Cadets
RANSTEAD, Lieut R Auckland Mounted Signal Troop
Registrations at Hamilton No.4 Group
BARREYATT, Edward V Mokai; BEARD, Walter Te Awamutu; BOARD, Sydney F Mokai; BRADLY, John J Mokai; BROWN, Edward C Horotiu; CLARK, Thos. G Otorohanga; DARBY, Claude P Te Kuiti; DAVIDSON, George Poro-o-taroa; FARRELL, John Otahuhu; HAWKE, Wm H Pukekohe; McDOUGALL, Malcolm Pukekawa; OLESEN, Arch. F Kihikihi; STANTON, Campbell J L Te Kuiti
19th REINFORCEMENTS No.2 Group
ABRAHAM, J Walton; ANDERSON, S Kennedy Bay; ANDERTON, H Piarere; ARMSTRONG, J H Te Puna; ARNS, H Thames; BAKER, J Waitoa; BARRETT, G A Whakatane; BARRON, P Omahu; BERTELSEN, C Turua; BLUETT, C Whakatane; BONAKER, H O Whakatane; BRIDLE, F E Cabbage Bay; BROWN, W Manawaru; BURROWS, P M Te Aroha; CAMPBELL, M Te Teko; CARLSON, O W Coromandel; CARNAHAN, E Rotorua; CARROLL, E Wardville; CASEY, D Waharea; CHALTON, H B Thames; ; LEVELY, A J L Turua; COBELDICK, E W Rotorua; CONNING, W F Waihou; CORBETT, T J Thames; CORBETT, W H Rotorua; CRAWFORD, T A Thames; CRICKETT, J S Morrinsville; CUMMING, G Katikati; CUMMINGS, W J Waihi; DALZIELL, K D Te Puke; DAVIDSON, J W Te Puke; DICKSON, A G Te Aroha; DOUGLAS, J Tauranga; DUNWOODIE, J L Morrinsville; ERSKINE, W Waitoa; EVANS, W J R Te Puke; FLYNN, H D Turua; FORBES, C H Morrinsville; GARRAWAY, F D Kopu; GLESSING, J P H Thames; GOBBIE, R Matata; GREY, L Te Puke; GROVER, A J Wairakau; HARRISON, G F F Paeroa; HARVEY, J H Waihi; HENRY, W Waitoa; HUMPHRYS, G Te Puna; IFWERSON, R Kopu; JAMESON, F B L Thames; JOHNSON, A E L Hikutaia; KENNEDY, J A R Paeroa; KIRBY, C J Turua; KITTOW, O J Okoroire; LACK, J R Thames; LAND, A F Manawaru; LAND, I G Manawaru; LOCKHEAD, T L Te Puna; LOCKYER, C W - Te Aroha; LYNCH, J H Morrinsville; MacMORRAN, R Thames; MATTHEWS, E R Tatuanui; McCARTHY, E H - Waihi; McCONNELL, R Tauranga; McDONALD, J R Ngongotaha; McKEE, A B Thames; McKENNA, W Matamata; McLEAN, W A Ngatea; McMILLAN, A Turua; McPIKE, S Parawai; MITCHELL, C C Rotorua; MURRAY, W Thames; NEWMAN, H Tauranga; OCONNOR, C Tauwhare; OLSEN, P W Turua; PARKINSON, H G Opotiki; PARKINSON, S C Opotiki; PRESNELL, F P Waitoa; QUINE, T R Tahuna; REID, C J Hikutaia; RICE, C C Manawaru; RICHTER, G C Thames; RONDON, R Waimana; ROSS, W C Omahu; SAMPSON, H Taupo; SCHEELE, H E Morrinsville; SLADDEN, B Kutarere; SMITH, E Te Puke; SPROTT, W Morrinsville; TAYLOR, S Tauranga; THOMAS, L C Thames; THOMPSON, H A Thames; TINGLE, L J Rotorua; TUCKER, T H Rotorua; WALKER, T Amodeo Bay; WALKER, W J Rotorua; WALLACE, G Tapu; WHITE, E P Turua.
CROSBIE, J S Thames, Artillery; GIBBONS, J H Te Aroha, Artillery ; GOUDWIN, C J Tirau, Artillery; HAWKE, H W Waihi, Ambulance; LAYCOCK, A - Whangamata, Mounted Rifles; LEIGHTON, W M Te Puke, Mounted Rifles; McNIECE, P Thames, Engineers; OGSTON, W W Whangamata, Mounted Rifles.
Probationary non-commissioned officers for the 21st Reinforcements:
GALLAGHER, D Paeroa; JOHNSON, J H Te Aroha; LITTLEJOHN, H G Paeroa; SHEPHERD, M W Te Aroha.
AUSTRALIAN CASUALTIES - New Zealanders serving with Australian Forces
CALLINAN, J ill; CLARKE, Pte N W ill; FAYER, A R ill; GORE, W H ill; GRANGE, Pte W returned to duty; HORNSEY, Pte L R progressing favourably; LEARY, Cpl T returned to duty; MANCE, Pte L Injured.
MENTIONED IN DESPATCHES
BIRDWOOD, General; DALTRY, Capt, NZ Field Art; KING, Capt G A; POWLES, Capt; RICHMOND, Capt J M; RUSSELL, Major General Sir A H
NEWMAN, Lieut, Australian Light Horse (a New Zealander)
WYMAN, Capt, Auckland; HURST, Major, Canterbury; GRIGOR, Lt Col, Otago; LITTLE, Sgt, Otago.
HICKS, Sgt Major, Canterbury; IBBOTSON, Sgt Major; BINNIE, Sgt; KYNE, Sg; . COSBROOK, Sgt; MORRISON, Sgt
MOOR, Sgt Major; SULLIVAN, Cpl; CARDNO, Pte.
ALEXANDER, Sgt; DIGNAN, Cpl; HOLMES, Cpl; MASTERS, Cpl; STEELE, Cpl
Army Service Corps
HAMILTON, Lt Col, Nelson; AVERY, Major H E, Nelson; JENKINS, Sgt.
LUXFORD, J A (Methodist); TAYLOR, T F (Anglican, Canterbury)
ALDERMAN, Major W W, Auckland; COX, Major E P, Wellington; CUNNINGHAM, Major W H, Wellington; ELLIS, Sgt, Auckland; FRANCIS, Sgt, Auckland; GRAHAM, QMS, Auckland; HENDERSON, Sgt, Otago; HOLLAND, Lt J C, Auckland; LITTLE, Cpl, Wellington; MITCHELL, Sgt Mjr, Otago; NATUSCH, Sgt, Canterbury; RHIND, Sgt, Canterbury; WILLIAMS, QMS, Wellington.
MAHER, John, a discharged soldier, who fought in the Gallipoli campaign, died at Greymouth on Sunday while hunting a bullock. Circumstances indicated he fell from the horse and was found with a broken neck, with one foot still in the stirrup. Believed to be a native of Victoria, aged in his 30s.
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