Private Norman Henry Fraser (personnel no. 27007)

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Private Norman Henry Fraser (personnel no. 27007).

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Private Norman Henry Fraser was a former student at the Wharenui School in Riccarton, Christchurch. He enlisted in the New Zealand Army in May 1916 when he was nineteen years of age. He served with the 1st Company, 1st Battalion of the Canterbury Infantry Regiment on the Western Front until 4 October 1917 when he was wounded near Gravenstafel Ridge. Norman is listed on the First World War Roll of Honour board in the Wharenui School in Christchurch.

Source: Weekly Press, Christchurch, 24 October 1917. Photo also appears in ‘Onward: Portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force’, Volume 2. By P J Beattie and M J Pomeroy (Fair Dinkum Publications, Auckland, New Zealand) 2013. Page 141

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Private Norman Henry Fraser (personnel no. 27007)


Name:Norman Henry Fraser
First Names:Norman Henry
Last Name:Fraser
Place of Birth:Christchurch, New Zealand
Date of Birth:27 April 1897
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