Katikati e-memorial for soldiers who left from Katikati to serve in World War One

A project completed in association with the Katikati Returned Services Association.

Information kindly researched and provided by P.R.Lascelles NZEF Research Service with additional material provided by local families.

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SOLDIER H.E. ESKRIGGE
Serial No.1 26/772
Rank Lance Corporal
Full Name Henry Eustace ESKRIGGE
Status/Occupation Married / Farmer
Body 4th New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Unit A Company, Auckland Infantry Regiment
Last Address --
Next of Kin Mrs Liley Fern Eskrigge (Wife), Katikati, Tauranga
WW1 Medal Entitlement British War Medal 1914-19
Victory Medal
Embarked 2 Embarked 5th February 1916 from New Zealand
aboard HMNZT 42 (ss Ulimaroa)
and disembarked 12th March 1916 at Port Suez, EGYPT
or aboard HMNZT 43 (ss Mokoia)
and disembarked 15th March 1916 at Port Suez, EGYPT
or aboard HMNZT 44 (ss Navua)
and disembarked 15th March 1916 at Port Suez, EGYPT.
Casualty List 3 No
Roll of Honour 4 No
1. New Zealand Expeditionary Force - Embarkation Roll 1914-1918
2. Studholme, J. Some Records of the N.Z. Expeditionary Force
3. New Zealand Expeditionary Force - List of Casualties
4. New Zealand Expeditionary Force - Roll of Honour

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