Regimental number12/982
Address9 Russell St Dunedin
Marital statusSingle
Next of kinMrs C Mawhinney, 9 Russell St Dunedin
Rank on embarkationPrivate
Enlistment statusVolunteer
Unit nameNew Zealand Expeditionary Force, Main Body, Auckland Infantry Battalion
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Wellington on 16 October 1914
The Auckland Infantry Battalion in the Main Body left New Zealand on board two ships, HMNZT 8 ('Star of India') and HMNZT 12 ('Waimana'). It is not possible from the Nominal Roll to determine on which ship an individual embarked.
Final rankSergeant
Final unit2nd Battalion, Auckland Infantry Regiment

Meritorious Service Medal

'For long and valuable service. He has been with the Battalion Transport for four years with hardly any break, and lately has been Transport Sergeant. He has done continuous good work and has performed his duties in a most satisfactory manner. The work has been of the most arduous character and has frequently involved him in situations which have called for a display of leadership and initiative in which he has never been found wanting.'
Source: London Gazette
Date: 18 January 1919

Miscellaneous detailsNominal Roll Vol. 1: Auckland Infantry Batln/Main Body

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