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Full Name
Philip Hamilton Harper
Forename(s)
Philip Hamilton
Surname
Harper
War
  • South African War, 1899-1902
  • World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
  • 5668
  • 14/109
First Known Rank
  • Private
  • Corporal
Occupation before Enlistment
Clerk
Next of Kin
  • George Harper (father), Cathedral Square, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • George Harper, Solicitor, Christchurch, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
  • Lower Riccarton, Christchurch
  • 10 Gloucester Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
Military District
Canterbury
Body on Embarkation
  • 8th Contingent
  • Main Body
Embarkation Unit
  • E Squadron
  • Army Service Corps, Divisional Train
Embarkation Date
  • 8 February 1902
  • 16 October 1914
Place of Embarkation
  • Lyttelton, Canterbury, New Zealand
  • Auckland, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
  • Cornwall
  • Waimana
Destination
  • Durban, South Africa
  • Suez, Egypt
Nominal Roll Number
Vol1
Page on Nominal Roll
305
Place of Death
New Zealand
Date of Death
6 May 1933
Year of Death
1933
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
  • New Zealand Contingents to South Africa: Nominal Rolls, 1902
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
  • Stowers, R. (2009). Rough riders at war. (6th ed.) Hamilton, N.Z.: The Author.
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