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Full Name
Claude Clarence Neville
Rank Last Held
Sapper
Forename(s)
Claude Clarence
Surname
Neville
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
19/199
Gender
Male
Place of Birth
Australia
First Known Rank
  • Private
  • Sapper
Occupation before Enlistment
  • Unknown occupation
  • Miner
Next of Kin
  • Mrs S. Neville (mother), Perth, Western Australia
  • Miss Dollie Neville (daughter), Washington Valley, Nelson, New Zealand
Marital Status
  • Single
  • Unknown marital status
Enlistment Address
  • Hamilton, New Zealand
  • Unknown address
Military District
  • Auckland
  • Unknown military district
Body on Embarkation
  • Samoan Relief Force
  • New Zealand Engineers Tunnelling Company
Embarkation Unit
  • Infantry
  • 6th Reinforcements
Embarkation Date
  • 27 March 1915
  • 26 July 1917
Place of Embarkation
  • Auckland, New Zealand
  • Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
  • Talune
  • Ulimaroa
Destination
  • Apia, Samoa
  • Plymouth, England
Nominal Roll Footnotes
  • Born in Australia.
  • Ex Samoan Relief.
Nominal Roll Number
  • Vol1
  • 69
Page on Nominal Roll
  • 535
  • 39
Campaigns
Western Front
Last Unit Served
New Zealand Engineers
Place of Death
Thames, New Zealand
Date of Death
15 May 1918
Year of Death
1918
Cause of Death
Died after discharge from the NZEF from wounds inflicted or disease contracted while on active service
Cemetery Name
Shortland Public Cemetery, Thames, Thames-Coromandel District, New Zealand
Grave Reference
Plot 3671.
Biographical Notes
Claude Neville was the son of Mrs. S. Neville, of Perth, Western Australia. Served on the Western Front, 1917.
Archives NZ source
Military personnel file
Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
  • 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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