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Full Name
Henry Austin Gould
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Henry Austin
Surname
Gould
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
19607
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Sawmill hand
Next of Kin
Mrs E.M. Gould 9mother), Raincliffs, Pleasant Point, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Raincliffs, Pleasant Point, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF)
Embarkation Unit
New Zealand Infantry Brigade
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 5
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 81
Campaigns
Western Desert
Last Unit Served
20 Infantry Battalion
Place of Death
Western Desert
Date of Death
8 July 1942
Age at Death
23
Year of Death
1942
Cemetery Name
El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt
Grave Reference
XII. J. 19.
Memorial Name
  • Hazelburn War Memorial, South Canterbury
  • Pleasant Point War Memorial, South Canterbury
  • Pleasant Point School War Memorial, South Canterbury
Biographical Notes
Son of Edward James Gould and Ethel Maude Gould, of Raincliff, Canterbury, New Zealand.
Description of Image
  • Hazelburn War Memorial, South Canterbury (Photo Brian Davison, 2009)
  • Hazelburn War Memorial, South Canterbury, Names (Photo Brian Davison, 2009)
  • Pleasant Point War Memorial, South Canterbury, (Photo Brian Davison, 2009)
  • Pleasant Point War Memorial, South Canterbury, names WW2 (Photo Brian Davison, 2009)
  • Pleasant Point War Memorial, South Canterbury, VE Day, 50th anniversary plaque (Photo Brian Davison, 2009)
  • Pleasant Point School War Memorial, South Canterbury, Names WW2 (Photo Brian Davison, 2009)
Further References
Sources Used
  • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force Nominal Roll No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941)
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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