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Full Name
Henry Vant Fill
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Henry Vant
Surname
Fill
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
39789
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Boilermaker
Next of Kin
Mrs Susan Fill (mother), 18 Elizabeth Street, Wellington, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit
23rd Reinforcements Wellington Infantry Regiment, B Company
Embarkation Date
14 March 1917
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Ruapehu
Destination
Devonport, England
Nominal Roll Number
57
Page on Nominal Roll
8
Last Unit Served
Wellington Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion, 5th Company
Place of Death
Ypres, Belgium
Date of Death
4 October 1917
Age at Death
28
Year of Death
1917
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Memorial Name
Tyne Cot Memorial, Tyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Memorial Reference
N.Z. Apse, Panel 6.
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1918
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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