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Full Name: Horace Bunn
Rank Last Held: Private
Forename(s): Horace
Surname: Bunn
War: World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.: 12/1572
First Known Rank: Private
Next of Kin: Sidney Joseph Bunn (brother), 6 Orts Road, Reading, England
Marital Status: Single
Enlistment Address: 25 Hargraves Street, College Hill, Auckland, New Zealand
Military District: Auckland
Body on Embarkation: 3rd Reinforcements
Embarkation Unit: Auckland Infantry Battalion
Embarkation Date: 14 February 1915
Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
Transport:
Vessel: Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima
Destination: Suez,Egypt (26 March 1915)
Page on Nominal Roll: 92
Last Unit Served: Auckland Infantry Battalion
Place of Death: At sea from Gallipoli
Date of Death: 25 September 1915
Age at Death: 35
Year of Death: 1915
Cause of Death: Died of disease
Cemetery Name: Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta
Grave Reference: B. XV. 3.
Biographical Notes: Horace Bunn was the son of Robert and Rachel Bunn, of London, England.
Archives NZ source: Military personnel file
Sources Used:
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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