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Full Name
Edwin Worth
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Edwin
Surname
Worth
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
16468
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Trooper
Occupation before Enlistment
Farmer
Next of Kin
Robert Worth (father), Clark Street, Waihi, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit
17th Reinforcements New Zealand Mounted Rifles, Details
Embarkation Date
23 September 1916
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Pakeha
Destination
Devonport, England
Nominal Roll Number
41
Page on Nominal Roll
3
Last Unit Served
Otago Infantry Regiment
Place of Death
France
Date of Death
10 January 1918
Age at Death
22
Year of Death
1918
Cause of Death
Died of wounds
Cemetery Name
Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Grave Reference
XXVI. C. 11A.
Memorial Name
Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories
Biographical Notes
Son of Robert and Amanda Worth, of Clark St., Waihi, New Zealand.
Description of Image
  • Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918
  • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories Panel Woolley, S. - Wright, C.W. (photo J Halpin 2010)
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1917
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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