|Date of birth||16 December 1889|
|Date of death||9 August 1915|
|Mothers name||Jane (née McMorrin)|
|Mothers date of birth||31 August 1863|
|Mothers date of death||28 January 1910|
|Fathers date of birth||6 March 1864|
|Mothers place of death||Shannon|
|Fathers name||Edward Cargill Law|
|Parents date of marriage||2 September 1885|
|Parents place of marriage||NZ|
|Fathers date of death||10 August 1939|
|Siblings||William John (b 1887), Eleanor Mary (b 1890), Ronald Joseph (b 1892), Archie Morrin (b 1894), Margaret Jane (b 1896), Wilfred Thomas (b 1897), James Hector (b 1902)|
|Children||, , , ,|
|Cause of death||Killed in action|
|Places of relevance||, , , ,|
|Last known residence||Tokomaru|
|Awards||1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal, Gallipoli Medallion|
|Place of birth||Wairau, Marlborough, NZ|
|Occupation||Farmed at Otauru Rd, Shannon then in 1907 with father bought the farm 'Tirohanga' at Shannon then a farm called 'Marinoto'.|
|Place of death||Anzac Cove, Gallipoli, Turkey|
|Date of arrival overseas||3 December 1914|
|Theatres of war||Egyptian 1914, 1915. Balkan 1915|
|War memorial||Shannon, Tokomaru|
|Place enlisted||Palmerston North|
|Christian names||Edward Henry|
|Place of arrival overseas||Alexandria|
|Overseas memorial||Chunuk Bair NZ Memorial|
|School||Shannon 29 Jan 1894 - 5 May 1904 then to work|
|Date enlisted||15 August 1914|
|Regiment or service||6th Manawatu Sqdn, Wellington Mounted Rifles, Main Body|
|Embarkation date||16 Oct 1914|
Enlisted as L-Cpl. Killed during the August Offensive. Promoted to Corporal at Anzac Cove, 28 July 1915.
Next of kin: Father, Edward LAW, Shannon, also Thornton, Whakatane.
Harry's mother died 28 Jan 1910 and is buried at Shannon. Headstone inscription reads: "Jane dearly beloved wife of Edward LAW who died Jan 28, 1910 aged 40 years."
Edward married again and moved to Whakatane where he is buried.
Harry had 7siblings, 5 brothers and 2 sisters of which he was the second child.
Previous Military Training: Shannon Rifle Club 1910-1913.
Declared age on enlistment: 25 years 8 months.
Weight: 160lbs. Complexion: Dark.
Hair: Dark. Height: 5'9½".
Chest: 36" - 38½". Eyes: Grey.
Thankyou to Josie Aitchison and Marjorie Law for sharing family information.
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