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Full Name: Harry Heather
Rank Last Held: Private
Forename(s): Harry
Surname: Heather
War: World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.: 24/2376
Gender: Male
First Known Rank: Private
Occupation before Enlistment: Waiter
Next of Kin: Mrs A. Heather (wife), care of Post-office, Marotiri, via Foxton, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation: New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit: 21st Reinforcements F Company
Embarkation Date: 19 January 1917
Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
Transport: HMNZT 75
Vessel: Waitemata
Destination: Plymouth, England
Nominal Roll Number: 52
Page on Nominal Roll: 21
Last Unit Served: New Zealand Entrenching Battalion, No 2
Place of Death: France
Date of Death: 10 May 1918
Year of Death: 1918
Cause of Death: Died of wounds
Cemetery Name: Berlin South-Western Cemetery, Berlin, Germany
Grave Reference: IV. B. 10.
Biographical Notes: Harry Heather was the husband of A. E. M. Beaufort (formerly Heather), of Taupo Rd., Taumarunui, New Zealand.
Description of Image: Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918
Sources Used:
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1918
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL:
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