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Full Name: Henry James Clark
Rank Last Held: Private
Forename(s): Henry James
Surname: Clark
War: World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.: 39166
First Known Rank: Private
Occupation before Enlistment: Railway fireman
Next of Kin: Mrs Ada Clark (mother), Burness Street, Palmerston, Otago, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation: New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit: 21st Reinforcements Otago Infantry Battalion, D Company
Embarkation Date: 19 January 1917
Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
Transport: HMNZT 74
Vessel: Ulimaroa
Destination: Plymouth, England
Nominal Roll Number: 52
Page on Nominal Roll: 14
Last Unit Served: Otago Infantry Regiment, 3rd Battalion
Place of Death: Belgium
Date of Death: 10 June 1917
Age at Death: 27
Year of Death: 1917
Cause of Death: Died of wounds
Cemetery Name: Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France
Grave Reference: III. C. 119.
Biographical Notes: Henry Clark was the son of Henry and Ada Clark, of Palmerston, Otago, New Zealand.
Archives NZ source: Military personnel file
Sources Used:
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL:
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1918
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