Topic: Norman Harold WOOD

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The birthdate is May 1892 on attestation form.

NOK: Tom WOOD, Shannon.

Died aged 23 years.

Declared age on enlistment: 23 years.

Hair: Nearly Black                         Eyes: W. Brown

Height: 5' 10"                               Complexion: Medium

Weight: 140lb                               Chest: 32" - 36" 

Last Employer: Dalziell Mills, Makerua.

Previous Military History: C Coy 7th Regt 31/2 years, Palmerston North Guards.

Parents buried Kelvin Grove Cemetery, Palmerston North 


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Norman Harold WOOD

Date of birth:18 February 1892
Date of death:08 May 1915
Place of birth:Otaki, New Zealand
Awards:1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal, Gallipoli Medallion
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Occupation:Flax hand
Last known residence:Makerua
Cause of death:Killed in action
Place of death:The Daisy Patch, Gallipoli, Turkey
Spouses name:Unmarried
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Fathers name:Tom Wood
Fathers date of birth:abt 1852
Fathers place of birth:Kirby Malzeard, Yorkshire, England
Fathers date of death:16 July 1938
Mothers name:Mary (née Dick)
Mothers date of birth:abt 1853
Mothers date of death:13 August 1939
Parents date of marriage:1875
Siblings:William Albert (b 1876, m 1904 Buck) Annie Maria (1877, m 1898 Gill, d 1924), John James (b 1878, d 1957) Jessie Isabel (b 1880, m 1900 Mason, d 1954), Bertha Louise (b 1881, m 1903 Dalzell, d 1962) Mary Margaret (b 1885, m 1909 Shearman, d 1951), Thomas Arnold (b 1887, m 1911 Ruff, d 1966) Edward George (b 1888, m 1920 Lynch, d 1940), and Kathleen Sarah (b 1895, m 1916 Berquist, d 1982) Nancy Evelyn (b 1895, m 1917 McCarthy, d 1962)
Parents place of marriage:Wainuiomata, Wellington
Date of arrival overseas:03 December 1914
Theatres of war:Gallipoli 1914-15
Place of embarkation:Wellington on 'Arawa'
War memorial:Shannon
Place enlisted:Palmerston North
Christian names:Norman Harold
Place of arrival overseas:Egypt
Overseas memorial:Twelve Tree Copse NZ Memorial
School:Waikanae 1898 - 1900; Shannon 26 August 1901 - 14 May 1906 then to work
Service number:10/554
Religion:C of E
Date enlisted:1 August 1914
Final rank:Private
Regiment or service:7 Wellington West Coast Coy, Wgtn Infantry Bn, Main Body
Embarkation date:14 October 1914
User reference:7.47

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