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Full Name
Henry Stanhope Bernard
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Henry Stanhope
Surname
Bernard
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
8/3483
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Machinist
Next of Kin
Miss Eliza Webber (friend), McIntyre Avenue, Wellington, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit
9th Reinforcements Otago Infantry Battalion, D Company
Embarkation Date
8 January 1916
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Maunganui
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Nominal Roll Number
21
Page on Nominal Roll
28
Last Unit Served
Otago Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion
Place of Death
Somme, France
Date of Death
18 September 1916
Year of Death
1916
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Cemetery Name
Warlencourt British Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France
Grave Reference
IV. L. 5.
Memorial Name
Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories
Biographical Notes
Henry Bernard was the brother of C. E. Bernard, of Parore St., Dargaville, New Zealand.
Description of Image
Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories Panel - Bennett, S. - Best, F.TeK. (photo J Halpin 2010)
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1917
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