Barford H J

H. J.
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Forename(s)Harry James
WarWorld War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.24541
Date of Birth17 September 1893
Place of BirthWaikato
First Known RankPte
Occupation before EnlistmentTinsmith
Next of KinMrs. H. J. Barford (Wife), 83
Southland Road, Melrose, Wellington South
Marital StatusMarried
Enlistment AddressClaudelands, Hamilton
Enlistment Date16 June 1915
Age on Enlistment22
Embarkation Unit3rd Reinforcements, Auckland
Infantry Battalion
Date of Death18 April 1962
Year of Death1962
Cemetery NamePurewa, Auckland
Postwar OccupationTinsmith
Biographical NotesG. McGregor
(father), Kapanga,
Coromandel. Married Eliza Isabella McHarrie on 11 August 1915, in St.
James, Wellington.
Married Eliza Isabella McHarrie
on 11 August 1915, in St. James, Wellington.
The 1925 Electoral Roll for Rotorua,
has Harry James Barford, a farmer, residing at Te Poi.
Archives NZ sourceMilitary personnel file. URL:
Sources UsedNew Zealand Births, Deaths & Marriages. URL:
New Zealand Society of Genealogists. “Kiwi Index” online
New Zealand Society of Genealogists. ‘New Zealand Elections,
Five Significant Rolls’ CD.
The following temporary appointments have been approved by the Camp
Commandant at Trentham:—
Sergt. W. Dunleavy is appointed Temporary Instructor, N.Z.P.S., on one
month’s probation.
Headquarters Staff (Quartermaster’s Stores). — Sergt. V. A. Rapley and
Corpls. P. N. McGrath, W. Stark, W. T. Sullivan, and J. McKinnon, to be
quartermaster-sergeants; Q.M.S., A. Evans, to be regimental
quartermaster-sergeant; Ptes. L. Mason, J. T. Wilson, G. H. Wilson, R.
O. Cookson, Lce.-Corpls. J. W. Botting and
H. J. Barford, Ptes.
P. E. Ching and J. Palmer, to be corporals. . . . Dominion,
28 April, 1926, Page 3.
Allocation of N.C.O.’s.
N.C.O.’s of the Forty-sixth Reinforcements are allocated as follow: —
A Company. — C.S.M. C. L. Bacon, Cpls. T. McI. Herd, G. H. Robertson,
J. Wright, J. F. Hawkins, W. G. Macky, G. W. E. Tapp, G. L. Washington,
W. Dent, J. T. Martin, C. Wilson, T. Campbell, F. R. Johanson, A. J.
Rawstorn, R. F. Watson.
B Company. — C.S.M. F. N. Smith, Cpls. J. Armitage, A. J. Guy, P.
Ledingham, W. E. Millar, W. Ross, J. H. Thomson, H. D. McKenzie, A. N.
W. Aplin,
H. J. Barford, W. S. Hayes, E. H. Mackay, R. C. McMasters, N. F.
Skeet, W. T. Walker  . . . .
Dominion, 29 August, 1918, Page 6


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