DRURY (ST. JOHN) ANGLICAN CHURCH CEMETERY

DRURY (ST. JOHN) ANGLICAN CHURCH CEMETERY WAR GRAVE

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TUAKAU CEMETERY

TUAKAU CEMETERY
FRANKLIN DISTRICT, NEW ZEALAND

Location:

This cemetery is situated on Alexandra Redoubt Road, Tuakau. There is 1 Commonwealth burial of the 1914-1918 war and 1 of the 1939-1945 war here.

Chiplin’s grave is in the centre of the above photo.
Alexandra Redoubt is at the top of the hill in the background. This was a battle ground during the N.Z. Maori Wars and on this site a Victoria Cross was won.

World War 1: 

Photo

Service Rank Name Regiment Date of death

12/3956 Private CHIPLIN, THOMAS WALTER Auckland Regiment, N.Z.E.F. 18/11/1919
World War 2: 

Photo

Service Rank Name Regiment Date of death

1/14/69 Lance Corporal RIVERS, JOHN WILLIAM N.Z. Military Forces 21/09/1940

WAIUKU PUBLIC CEMETERY

WAIUKU PUBLIC CEMETERY
FRANKLIN DISTRICT, NEW ZEALAND

Location:

This cemetery is situated at the ‘Y’ junction, formed by Hull Road, Colombo Road and George Street, Waiuku. There are 3 Commonwealth burials of the 1914-1918 war and 3 of the 1939-1945 war here.

World War 1:
Photo Service No Rank Name Unit Date of Death
32050 Private OLDFIELD, JOHN Auckland Regiment 10th November 1920
90747 Private COWLEY, THOMAS CANNELL N.Z. Training Unit 6th November 1918
32077 Private SAULBREY, CHARLES WILLIAM SKATES N.Z. Training Unit 15th August 1916
World War 2:
Photo Service No Rank Name Unit Date of Death
1B/26615 Captain MAYHEAD, REGINALD N.Z. Military Forces 30th June 1943
1/14/92 Trooper TILT, JOHN PATRICK HENRY N.Z. Military Forces 21st September 1940
416678 Aircraftman 2nd Class WRIGHT, EVERARD NEWLYN Royal New Zealand Air Force 6th December 1942

BIRKENHEAD ANGLICAN CEMETERY

BIRKENHEAD ANGLICAN CEMETERY WAR GRAVES

TROWERN, HAROLD CLARENCE 31193 Private
LLEWELYN, JACK 285765 Private
LENNON, ARTHUR PATRICK 4/1024 Lance Corporal
NUTSEY, EMILY AMY 22/40
38554
WW1 – Staff Nurse
WW2 – Matron-in-Chief

BOMBAY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH CEMETERY

BOMBAY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH CEMETERY
FRANKLIN DISTRICT, NEW ZEALAND

Location:

Bombay is situated off the SH 1, near Pokeno, and the Presbyterian Church Cemetery is at the junction of the Bombay and Ramarama Roads and Portsmouth Road, Bombay. There is 1 Commonwealth burial of the 1914-1918 war and 2 of the 1939-1945 war here.

World War 1

Photo Service Rank Name Regiment Date of death

45487 Private DEEBLE, WILLIAM Auckland Regiment, N.Z.E.F. 09/11/1918

World War 2

Photo Service Rank Name Regiment Date of death
403542 Leading Aircraftman BEST, MAURICE SYDNEY Royal New Zealand Air Force 06/12/1940
1554 Stoker FLETCHER, JENNINGS DOUGLAS MARSHALL Royal New Zealand Navy 08/02/1941

BOMBAY (ST. PETER’S IN THE FOREST) ANGLICAN CHURCH CEMETERY

BOMBAY (ST. PETER’S IN THE FOREST) ANGLICAN CHURCH CEMETERY
FRANKLIN DISTRICT, NEW ZEALAND

Location:

  

Bombay is off the SH 1, near Pokeno. Approximately 2 kilometres from the Bombay Motorway (SH 1) turnoff, towards Bombay, there is a sharp right angle bend with the church located on the lower (left hand) side of the road.  There is 1 Commonwealth burial of the 1914-1918 war here.

World War 1:
Photo Service Rank Name Regiment Date of death
48692 Private WOOTTEN, ARCHIBALD JOHN Auckland Regiment, N.Z.E.F. 20 Nov 1918

PUHOI PUBLIC CEMETERY

PUHOI PUBLIC CEMETERY
RODNEY DISTRICT, NEW ZEALAND

Location:

This cemetery is in Ahuroa Road, Puhoi, about 1 kilometre west of the town. There are 3 Commonwealth burials of the 1939-1945 war here.

World War 2:
Photo Service No Rank Name Unit Date of Death

NZ434368 Aircraftman 2nd Class BAYER, WENGEL MATTHEW Royal New Zealand Air Force 21 May 1944
HG/1/16104 Lieutenant SCHISCHKA, ERNEST LAWRENCE New Zealand Military Forces 26 June 1942
HG/1/16627 Private WALTERS, PAUL New Zealand Military Forces 26 June 1942