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Full Name: Harold Cecil McCallum
Rank Last Held: Private
Forename(s): Harold Cecil
Surname: McCallum
War: World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.: 49568
Gender: Male
First Known Rank: Corporal
Occupation before Enlistment: Mining engineer
Next of Kin: Miss R. McCallum (sister), 205 Main Road, Ravensbourne, Dunedin, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation: New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit: 30th Reinforcements F Company
Embarkation Date: 13 October 1917
Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
Transport: HMNZT 93
Vessel: Corinthic
Destination: Liverpool, England
Nominal Roll Number: 72
Page on Nominal Roll: 19
Campaigns: Western Front
Last Unit Served: Canterbury Infantry Regiment
Place of Death: New Zealand to France
Date of Death: 12 April 1919
Age at Death: 23
Year of Death: 1919
Cause of Death: Died of disease
Cemetery Name: Dunedin Northern Cemetery, Dunedin, New Zealand
Grave Reference: Section 7. Block 95. Plot 7. Class 1.
Biographical Notes: Harold McCallum was the son of Malcolm and Jane Latimer McCallum. Born at Ravensbourne, Dunedin, New Zealand. Served on the Western Front, 1918.
Archives NZ source: Military personnel file
Sources Used:
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1918
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL:
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