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Full Name
Henry Jocelyn Allardice
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Henry Jocelyn
Surname
Allardice
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
30500
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Clerk
Next of Kin
Mrs J. Allardice (mother), Burns Street, Dannevirke, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit
20th Reinforcements Wellington Infantry Battalion, B Company
Embarkation Date
7 December 1916
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Port Lyttelton
Destination
Devonport, England (29 January 1917)
Nominal Roll Number
47
Page on Nominal Roll
5
Last Unit Served
Wellington Infantry Regiment
Place of Death
Ypres, Belgium
Date of Death
4 October 1917
Age at Death
20
Year of Death
1917
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Memorial Name
Tyne Cot Memorial, Tyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Memorial Reference
NZ Apse, Panel 6
Biographical Notes
  • Son of James and Agnes Allardice, of Dannevirke, New Zealand.
  • Three of Private Allardice's brothers also served in World War I. They were:
  • 11/679 Trooper Donald Newton Allardice (Main Body) Wellington Mounted Rifles, who served at Gallipoli;
  • 2/2570 Gunner Percy Edwin Allardice (9th Reinforcements) New Zealand Field Artillery;
  • 69180 Private James Simpson Allardice (34th Reinforcements) Auckland Infantry Regiment.
Description of Image
  • Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918
  • Tyne Cot Memorial, Tyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, Belgium (photo B.G. Knights, 2009)
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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