Harry Bolton RILEY

Regimental number7/1801
AddressCollingwood, Nelson
Marital statusMarried
Next of kinWife, Mrs E D Riley, Collingwood, Nelson
Rank on embarkation2nd Lieutenant
Enlistment statusVolunteer
Unit nameNew Zealand Expeditionary Force, 8th Reinforcements, Canterbury Mounted Rifles Regiment
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Wellington on board HMNZT 36 Tofua on 14 November 1915
Final rankLieutenant
Final unit2nd Battalion, Canterbury Infantry Regiment
FateKilled in Action 2 October 1916
Age at death from cemetery records41
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsCaterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial, Longueval, France
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: the late William and Susan Riley, Nelson; Wife: Doris E. Riley, Ngatiawa Street, Nelson
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsNominal Roll Vol. 1: Canterbury Mounted Rifles/Eighth

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