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Clarence HENRY

Place of birthMatapu, New Zealand
Other trainingSchool teacher
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationPolice magistrate
AddressGlobe Hotel, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, James Henry, Matapu, Taranaki, New Zealand
Previous military serviceMember of Alexandria Mounted Rifles.
Enlistment date26 May 1915
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 30 November 1915
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
Other details from Roll of Honour Circular"Deceased left New Zealand and went to Papua New Guinea where he held a position as Patrol Officer and Assistant Resident Magistrate." Details from Mother.
FateReturned to Australia 12 April 1916
Age at death32
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialToowong Cemetery (Plot M.1/804), Queensland
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
3
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James HENRY and Jean Henry (nee Poole). Native of Mapatu Taranaki, New Zealand. RTA 19/04/1916 invalid

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