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Full Name
Walter Henry Best
Forename(s)
Walter Henry
Surname
Best
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
11/2292
First Known Rank
Trooper
Occupation before Enlistment
Shepherd
Next of Kin
Mrs E. Best (mother), Kiritaki, Dannevirke, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit
Wellington Mounted Rifles, B Squadron
Embarkation Date
4 March 1916
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Willochra or Tofua
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Nominal Roll Number
26
Page on Nominal Roll
2
Archives NZ source
Military personnel file
Sources Used
Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1917

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