Topic: AIF - NZMRB - CMR
Canterbury Mounted Rifles Regiment
Roll of Honour
Henry Allan Bowron
A brief military biography of Henry Allan Bowron
Address: Raroa, Opawa, Christchurch, New Zealand.
Embarkation details: Unit embarked fromWellington, New Zealand, on board HMNZT 27 Willochra on 14 August 1915.
Embarkation Roll Page: Volume I, 70.
Embarkation Unit name: Canterbury Mounted Rifles, 6th Reinforcement.
Enlistment date: 5 August 1915.
Fate: Killed in Action 23 December 1916.
Marital status: Single.
Next of kin: George Bowron (father), Raroa, Opawa, Christchurch, New Zealand.
Place of death or wounding: Magdhaba, Sinai Peninsular, Egypt.
Rank at death: Lieutenant [Lt].
Rank on enlistment: Second Lieutenant.
Regimental number: 7/1196.
Unit from Nominal Roll: Canterbury Mounted Rifles.
Lest we forget
The Cenotaph Database hosted by the Auckland Museum.Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919.
CWGC files, Commonwealth War Graves Commission, Debt of Honour Register.
Collected Records of Steve Becker.
Citation: Canterbury Mounted Rifles Regiment, Roll of Honour, Henry Allan Bowron