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Full Name
Harold Cecil McCallum
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Harold Cecil
Surname
McCallum
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
49568
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Corporal
Occupation before Enlistment
Mining engineer
Next of Kin
Miss R. McCallum (sister), 205 Main Road, Ravensbourne, Dunedin, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit
30th Reinforcements F Company
Embarkation Date
13 October 1917
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Corinthic
Destination
Liverpool, England
Nominal Roll Number
72
Page on Nominal Roll
19
Campaigns
Western Front
Last Unit Served
Canterbury Infantry Regiment
Place of Death
New Zealand to France
Date of Death
12 April 1919
Age at Death
23
Year of Death
1919
Cause of Death
Died of disease
Cemetery Name
Dunedin Northern Cemetery, Dunedin, New Zealand
Grave Reference
Section 7. Block 95. Plot 7. Class 1.
Biographical Notes
Harold McCallum was the son of Malcolm and Jane Latimer McCallum. Born at Ravensbourne, Dunedin, New Zealand. Served on the Western Front, 1918.
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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