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Bay of Plenty RECRUITMENTS - Sep 1917

Journal by ngairedith

original list at Auckland Star, 3 September 1917
- all care has been taken on spelling of names but some were very difficult to read, I welcome any corrections and additions. Birth dates may be approximate, based on age at death

No. 17 RECRUITING DISTRICT (BAY OF PLENTY)

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ABBOTT, David Lyell
- Farmer, Opotiki
ADDISON, Percy
- Farm Assistant, Waimana
ADDISON, Robert
- Millhand, Rotorua
ALLAN, James
- Joiner & Builder, Whakatane
ANDERSON, Arthur G
- Taxi-driver, Opotiki
ANGUS, Hector
- Bushfeller, Cape Runaway
ARMSTRONG, W. R.
- Farmer, Tauranga

... B
BAGSHAW, Arthur
- Book-keeper, Mamaku
BARLOW, Henry
- Kitchenman, Rotorua
BARRON, Charles
- Labourer, Whakarewarewa
BARROW, Walter Harold (1884-1966)
- Saddler, Tauranga
BECKETT, P. A.
- Motor-driver, Rotorua
BENNETT, F. H.
- Mill Hand, Mamaku
BENNETT, Geoffrey Robert (1897-1984)
- Farm Assistant, Papamoa
BIDWELL, George
- Farm Hand, Auckland
BILLING, R. P. V. R.
- Farmer, Bay of Plenty
BLAYMIRES, Joseph Neale (1894-1973)
- Farmer, Bay of Auckland
BRADLEY, John
- Kitchen Porter, Rotorua
BRAKE, Walter
- Farmer, Ngongotaha
BRETON, Charles Dudley (1896-1962)
- Motor Mechanic, Rotorua
BREWER, George A.
- Chef, Grey Lynn
BRIDLE, William Sydney (1886-1969)
- Clerk, Rotorua
BRIGHT, G. H.
- Locomotive Driver, Tauranga
BRIGHTWELL, Earl Ferguson (1896-1986)
- Farmer, Te Puku
BROWN, Charles
- Farm Hand, Rotorua
BROWN, Cyril
- Farmer, Ngawaro
BROWN, Frederick B.
- Farmer, Whakatane
BROWN, Kenneth
- Carpenter, Bay of Plenty
BROWN, Kenneth Stanton
- Farmer, Opotiki
BROWN, William
- Porter, Rotorua
BURGESS, Charles
- Butcher, Opotiki
BURKE, M.
- Tram-owner and driver, Matata
BUSH, Walter John (1888-1942)
- Butcher, Bay of Plenty
BUTCHER, Frank
- Gardener, Martinborough
BUTT, Alfred Wilson (1887-1972)
- Sheep-farmer, Optiki
27 March 1919 "Waitaka", Patatahi, the residence of Mr and Mrs D. Bruce Watt, was the scene of a picturesque garden wedding yesterday afternoon, when Miss Elsie Mercy Watt, their youngest daughter, was united in bonds of matrimony to Mr Alfred Wilson Butt, of Toatoa, Motu, and late of Wolverhampton, England. The wedding took place on the lawn in the presence of a large gathering of relatives and friends, the officiating clergyman being the Rev Jas. Aitken, M.A. The bride was charmingly attired in a soft white satin, handsomely trimmed with lace, court train of heavy satin duchesse lined chiffon, and frille of lace. She also wore an embroidered tulle veil, and carried a bouquet of white roses, bouvardia jasmine, and maiden hair fern. The bride was given away by her father, and was accompanied as bridesmaids by Miss Dorothy Watt (sister), wearing a smart frock of shell pink taffeta, trimmed with hand-made medallions of macrame lace, also by little Elaine Renner (niece), who looked dainty in a pleated pelisse of pink taffetta, embroidered with roses, with embroidered cap to match. Wagner's bridal march and Mendelssohn's wedding march were rendered on the organ by Mrs E. R. Renner (sister). Corporal Edwin Davys acted as best man, and the happy couple left by car on their honeymoon trip. carrying with then the good wishes of their numerous friends.

... C
CAMPBELL, James
- Farmer, Bay of Plenty
CATER, James
- Bushfeller, Whakatane
CATLEY, Jason (1889-1973)
- Farmer, Te Pu, Rotorua
CAWTE, James Bernard Houghton (1883-1962)
- Farmer, Pongakawa
CHALKLEN, Walter Samuel (1897-1972)
- Farmer, Opotiki Bay
CHAMBERLAIN, Paul
- Engineer, Rotorua
CHRISTOPHER, Alexander George
- Law Clerk, Wellington
CLARK, Clarence
- Farm Hand, Te Puke
CLARKE, Thomas A.
- Labourer, Halcombe
CLARKE, Wilfred
- Clerk, Takapau
CLINKER, Wilfred
- Clerk, Takapau
CLOSE, William G.
- Farmer, Tauranga
COCKS, Albert Henry
- Manager, Coonoor
COLLINS, Ernest
- Station Hand, Rotorua
COOPER, Horace
- Paddocker, East Taupo
CORBUTT, James
- Labourer, Ohinepanea
COWAN, George
- Carter, Whakatane
COWELL, Alfred Thomas
- Carter, Whakatane
COX, Thomas
- Labourer, Tauranga
CRAWFORD, J.
- Electrical Engineer, Okere Falls
CREIG, James
- Bank Clerk, Te Puke
CROKER, Frederick Martin (1890-1963)
- Hotel Porter, Rotorua
CRUICKSHANK, Milford George (1891-1968)
- Tauranga
CRUSE, Arthur Bertram (1883-1969)
- Bush Contractor, bay of Plenty
CULMER, George (1885-1962)
- Platelayer, Mangapehi
CUMMING, Charles Gordon (1897-1966)
- Gardener, Rotorua

... D
DARLEY, William Macartney
- Bank Officer, Tauranga
24 Nov 1915 - Bay of Plenty Times ... DARLEY-NELSON One of the most popular and fashionable weddings that Tauranga has witnessed took place yesterday afternoon at two o'clock when Mr William Macartney Darley, only son of the later Mr J. D. Darley of Ceylon, and later of Tauranga and of Mrs Darley of Wanganui, was married at Holy Trinity Church by the Rev E. D. Rice to Meta, fourth daughter of Mr and Mrs J. H. Nelson of Waipukurau
DAVIES, Frederick
- Motor-driver, Rotorua
DAWSON, Edward
- Labourer, Whakatane
DICKEY, William Charteris (1881-1953)
- Stable-keeper, Opotiki
DICKSON, James
- Farmer, Tauranga
DORAN, Edward James (1883-1946)
- Dairy Farmer, Whakatane
DRAKE, Albert
- Yard-hand, Mamaku
DRINNAN, Edmund Charles (1884-1967)
- Engineer, Palmerston North
DUNCAN, George
- Flax-miller, East Taupo
DUNTON, George
- Farmer, Rotorua
DU PONTER, R. J. E.
- Dairy-farmer, Waiotahi
DWYER, W. J.
- Labourer, Whakatane
DYKES, James S.
- Farmer, Bay of Plenty

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EADE, Richard
- Manager, Opotiki
EBBETT, George Arnold
- farmer, Opotiki (Paerata Ridge)
EBBETT, John Harris (1891-1973)
- Fisherman, Bay of Plenty
EDWARDS, James
- Omoxoroa, Tauranga
ELLIOTT, James
- Dairy Farmer, Opotiki
ELLIOTT, Richard Charles
- Labourer, Opotiki
EVANS, Earle Owen
- Engineer, Mangere

... F
FAULKNER, George Frederick Christopher (1894-1973)
- Engineer, Tauranga
FERGUSON, Dan
- Shearer, Opotiki
FLYNN, Leonard
- Bushman, Matapuna
FLYNN, Richard H.
- Bushman, Dargaville
FRANCIS, Finlay Leonard (1897-1970)
- Ledger Keeper, Opotiki
30 Oct 1908 The convenor of the Sabbath School Examination Committee of the Prebyterian Church reports that the silver medal for the examinations in Scripture and catechism (junior section), held in July throughout New Zealand has been awarded to Master Finlay Leonard Francis, Cust Presbyterian Sabbath School
FRENCH, Joseph
- Kitchenman, Rotorua
FYNN, Thomas
- Driver, Te Puke

... G
GALLAGHER, Hugh
- Labourer, Matata
GREEN, Charles S.
- Printer, Whakatane
GILL, Frederick Edwin (1880-1934)
- Labourer, Whakatane
GOODALL, Arthur John (1888-1964)
- Builder, Whakatane
GORDON, Arthur Lindsay (1897-1978)
- Motor Driver, Gisborne
GRANT, Harry
- Labourer, Tauranga
GRAY, Alfred
- Warder, Whakatane
GRIFFITHS, Harry
- Chemist, Auckland
GROCOCK, George Arthur (1883-1953)
- Farmer, Tauranga
GROSE, Irwin James (1888-1951)
- Carrier, Whakatane
GROVER, Albert Joseph (1883-1916)
- Surfaceman, Wairakei
28 August 1917 In sad and loving memory of my dear brother Albert Joseph Grover who died in Featherston Military Hospital on August 27 1916 aged 33 years
Manly and true in all his ways
Ready to help in time of need
Generous in thought as well as deed
- Inserted by his brother Henry Grover
NOTE Albert died in Aug 1916 and yet was called up a year later

... H
HAMBLIN, Norman
- Motor Driver, Rotorua
HAMMILL, John E.
- Labourer, Wellington
HAMPSHIRE, Arthur Josiah (1894-1966)
- Farmer, Tauranga
HANDLEY, Frederick Samuel (1882-1959)
- Clerk, Wellington
HARLEY, Frederick
- Farmer, Tauranga
HARRIS, Herbert Aubrey (1878-1920)
- Gardener, Maketu
HARRIS, Leonard
- Farmer, Papmoa No 2
HARRISON, Hubert John (1880-1970)
- Foreman, Devonpot
HEAD, Anthony
- Farm Hand, Urika
HEDLEY, Robson Anthony (1896-1980)
- Farmer, Opotiki
HEIGHT, Robert Leonard (1885-1963)
- Cheesemaler, Whakatane
HENNING, Ralph Lionel (1882-1945)
- Farmer, Bay of Plenty
HENRY, George
- Carpenter, Whakatane
HICKS, John
- Telegraph Lineman, Matata
HICKSON, Annesley Martin (1878-1929)
- Farmer, Pongakawa
HILL, Eric H.
- Farm Assistant, Taneatua
HINE, Alfred Charles (1887-1949)
- Farmer, Te Puke
HINGSTON, Frederick E.
- Farmer, Tauranga
HOLST, William
- Farmer, Manawahe
HOWE, Edgen D.
- Carpenter, Manukau Heads
HOWELL, Noah Albert
- Farmer, Taneatua
HUBBARD, James Henry
- Carrier, Opotiki
HUGHES, James
- Farmer, Linton, Opotiki
HUGHES, Leo Martin
- farmer, Rotorua
HUGHES, Vincel (1898-1975)
- Assistant, Rotorua
HUNTER, William
- Teamster, Te Teko

... J
JAMES-MOORE, Frank H (1887-1954)
- Flaxmiller, Whakatane
JEFFERY, Frank Arthur
- Cook, Whakatane
JOHNSTON, Christopher
- Farmer, Whakatane

... K
KELLY, Christopher
- Dredger, Wanganui
KING, David
- Surveyor, Rotorua
KING, Eli
- Seaman 'Kapua', Port Nelson
KING, Herbert J.
- Labourer, Auckland
KIRKBRIDE, Gilbert
- Farmer, Waimana

... L
LABRUM, Thomas Albert (1883-1948)
- Carter, Huntly
LAKE, Leonard Norman (1884-1942)
- Storekeeper, Rotorua
LAPPIN, John
- Labourer, Opotiki
LAWRENCE, Theodore E.
- Farmer, Tauranga
LEE, Cornelius Frederick (1887-1962)
- Carter, Rotorua
LEE, Fred
- Farmer, Otiamuri, East Taupo
LEVICK, Henry Russell (1889-1976)
- Clerk, Wellington
LEWIS, Lynbert (1880-1922)
- Farmer, Bay of Plenty
LLOYD, Gerald George (1899-1976)
- Labourer, Tauranga
LONERGAN, Patrick
- Labourer, Whakatane
LINGHURST, Ernest
- Mechanic, Rotorua
LUDEMANN, Arthur
- Farmer, Tauranga

... M
McCARRON, John
- Labourer, Whakatane
McCARTHY, Florence
- Labourer, Matata
McCARTHY, John P.
- Croydon, Southland
McCLENAGHAN, J.
- Public Works, Tauranga
McCONNELL, H.
- Farm Work, Tauranga
McCORMICK, W.
- Bushfeller, Dominion Road
McCORMICK, W. J.
- Farm Labourer, Te Puke
McCRACKEN, G. W.
- Farmer, Te Puke
McCRACKEN, L. W.
- Farm Hand, Te Teko
McCRACKEN, Leslie
- Farmer, Te Puke
MacDERMOTT, A. J.
- Manager, Rotorua
McDONALD, G. A.
- Sawmill Proprietor, Waimana
McDONALD, L. A.
- Dairy Farmer, Puhikoko
McDONALD, Michael
- Farmer, Tauranga
McDOWELL, T.
- Farmer, Paengaroa
McGILL, William
- Driver, Whakatane
McGOWAN, James
- Farmer, Opuawhanga
McGREGOR, Robert
- Chemist, Taneatua
McINTYRE, John
- Cheesemaker, Whakatane
McKAY, John
- Farmer, Hawera
McKECHNIE, John A,
- Carpenter, Mamaku
McKEGNEY, Henry
- Scutcher, Tokaanu
McLEAN, Angus
- Flax Cutter, Paengaroa
MacLEAN, Donald A,
- Constable, Rotorua
MacLENNAN, Donald
- Clerk, Taneatua
MacLENNAN, T. D.
- Station Hand, oponae
McMORRINE, E. D.
- Farmer, Omokoroa
McMAMARA, John J.
- Labourer, Rotorua
McPHERSON, Archibald
- Labourer, Waiapi
McPHERSON, Donald G.
- Labourer, Opotiki
McPIKE, D. H.
- Billiard Marker, Mokai
McSHANE, John
- Tailor, Mokai
McVEIGH, David
- Quarryman, Matata
McVICAR, A.
- Assistant Forester, Dunedin
MALYN?, F. J.
- Carter, Whakatane
MANNING, H. L.
- Carpenter, Tuakau
MANSEL, G. V.
- Farmer, Tauranga
MANSELL, J.
- Warehouseman, Mt Albert
MANSON, Alexander
- Farmer, Opotiki
MARTIN, James
- Painter, Wellesley St., Auckland
MARTIN, J. E.
- Platelayer, Paengaroa
MARTIN, William R.
- Farmer, Otarere
MASON, William
- Storeman, Rotorua
MATHESON, Alister
- Farmer, Otumoetai
MERRIE, G. H.
- Farmer, Waimana
MERRIMAN, William
- Farmer, Waiotahi Parish
MERRITT, Gilbert
- Farmer, Puapua
MOODY, George S.
- Farmer, Tauranga
MORPHEW, H.
- Flaxmill Employee, Rangitane
MORRISON, E.
- Labourer, Vincent St., Auckland
MUIR, William
- Farm Labourer, Te Puke
MULLINS, James A.
- Milk Hand, Manaku
MUNRO, Henry C.
- Farmer, Otumoetai
MURPHY, Horace
- Labourer, Tauranga
MURPHY, John W.
- Labourer, Tauranga
MUSGRAVE, John O.
- Taxi Driver, Opotiki

... N
NEWTON, W. R.
- Farmer, Tauranga

... O
O'CONNELL, F? M.
- Clerk, Muripara
O'DWYER, Martin
- Contractor, Oponae
OGBURN, John
- Labourer, Matata
O'HAGAN, Arthur
- Contractor, Oponae
O'HARA, Patrick J.
Constable, Rotorua
OLIVER, S. R.
- Lineman, Tauranga
OLSEN, A,
- Able Seaman, Opotiki
OPENSHAW, T.
- Dairy Farmer, Opotiki
ORCHARDSON, Thomas Carmichael
- Hotel Porter, Wairakei
ORMSBY, Henry
- Log Trucker, Whakamarama
O'SHEA, Jack
- Baker, Tauranga
O'SHEA, Sylvester
- Lineman, Turua
O'SULLIVAN, D.
- Dredge Hand, Paengaroa
O'SULLIVAN, Thomas
- Gardener, Wellington

... P
PACHOUD, Francois E. (1883-1974)
- Contractor, Mamaku
PARKER, C. A.
- Factory Hand, Whakatane
PARKINSON, D. M.
- Groom, Opotiki
PARKINSON. E. J.
- Share Milker, Opotiki
PARKINSON, E. L.
- Driver, Opotiki
PARSONS, Charles E.
- Teacher, Huntly
PATERSON, William L.
- Farmer, Pongakawa
PATON, J. E.
- Manager, Omanawa Falls
PENELL, Percy
- Ploughman, Opotiki
PENNICOTT, Thomas Dave (1891-1965)
- Driver, Rotorua
PETTIT, Herbert
- Blacksmith, Mangapehi
POOLE, F. J.
- Labouorer, Mokai
POTTER, George Leopold Groves (1884-1964)
- Farmer, Opotiki
POULTNEY, Henry Eric Stephen (1889-1947)
- Barman, Rotorua
PREECE, George Warner (1893-1973)
- Grocer, Waiotahi, Mamaku
PROSSER, Claude Thomas (1881-1941)
- Lamd Agent, Tauranga
PYE, Kenneth Scoullar (1892-1948)
- Labourer, Auckland

... R
REDSHAW, Richard J.
- Farmer, Paengaroa
REECE, Ernest
- Coach-driver, Opotiki
REECE, F.?
- Clerk, Bank NZ, Ngaruawahia
REID, Alfred A.
- Farmer, Opotiki
RICHMOND, William H.
- Millhand, Mamaku
RIDDER, Alick C.
- Farmer, Tauranga
RILEY, Arthur Auckland (1897-1962)
- Storeman, Matata
ROBERTS, Cecil Claude (1893-1974)
- Farmer, Paengaroa
ROBERTSON, John
- Labourer, Cape Runaway
ROBINSON, Albert W.
- Labourer, Rotorua
RUSSELL-JONES, K.
- Electrician, Rotorua
RYAN, James
- Bootmaker, Rotorua

... S
SANDERS, W.
- Dairy Farmer, Rotorua
SAVAGE, William C.
- Farmer, Waimana
SCOTT, George E.
- Mechanic, Opotiki
SCOTT, John
- Farmer, Whakatane
SCOTT, William J,
- Farmer. Rotorua
SECCOMBE, Thomas Thorne (1888-1978)
- Farmer, Te Teko
SHAW, William J.
- Labourer, Matatu
SHEAT, Ernest
- Farm Labourer, Whakatane
SHEPHERD, S. A.
- Builder, Rotorua
SIMMONDS, David J.
- Mill Hand, Tauranga
SIM, George C.
- Farm Hand, Mamaku
SLATER, A.
- Farmer, Te Teko
SMITH, Alexander
- Stud Farmer, Te Puke
SMITH, C. A. L.
- Clerk Bank of NZ, Hamilton
SMITH, James R.
- Farmer, Dunedin
SMITH, John D.
- Farmer, Te Teko
SMITH, N. M.
- Government Rabbiter, Wairoa
SOUTHEY, Herbert Cyril (1893-1959)
- Assistant, Greerton
STACEY, C. J.
- Farmer, Torere, Opotiki
STACKPOLE, Thomas
- Labourer, Mamaku
STAFFORD, George
- Rabbiter, Muripara
STANLEY, Fred W.
- Engine-driver, Te Whetu
STEEL, William G.
- Farmer, Paengaroa
STEVENS, Leon (1881-1950)
- Assistant, Mt Maunganui
STEWART, T. H.
- Telegraphist, Rotorua
STORER, Frederick
- Farmer, Opotiki
STORER, Herbert
- Farmer, Opotiki
SUCKLING, Clement Arthur (1892-1963)
- Solicitor, Whakatane
SUNNEX, Ernest
- Bushman, Mokai
SUTTON, James
- Plu,ber, Tauranga
SWINTON, William Jeremiah (1888-1975)
- Farmer and Carrier, Opotiki
SYKES, H.
- Storekeeper, Whakatane

... T
TAIT, James R.
- Flaxmiller, Te Puke
TALBOT, J.
- Labourer, Rocky Nook, Rotorua
TALBOT, John H.
- Farmer, Waiotahi Parish
TEDDER, Walter Arling (1872-1953)
- Dairy Farmer, Tauranga
TERRY, H. R.
- Dairy Farmer, Rotorua
THOMAS, D.
- Farm Hand, Ongaonga
THOMAS, H. C. or Halton C. T.
- Matata
TODD, William
- Foreman, Kangaroa Plains
TODD-WINCUP, Herbert V.
- Farmer, Gisborne
TRUMPER, Angus Llewellyn (1897-1952)
- Shepherd, Amokura
TURNER, Albert
- Farmer, Pongakawa
TURNER, Ernest
- Farmer, Paerata, Opotiki
TYSON, John William
- Tele Lineman, Tauranga

... W
WALDRON, Thomas Alexander
- Farmer, Paengaroa
ALLINGTON, E.
- Station Hand, Maraehako
WALLIS, William Forfar (1876-1940)
- ?, Thornton
WARD, Christopher
- Telegraphist, Tauranga
WARDLAW, Thomas William
- Farmer, Waimana
WARMINGTON, George
- Labourer, Paengaroa
WARRINGTON, Herbert L
- painter, Birkenhead
WASLEY, P. L.? F. L.?
- Labourer, Gate Pa, Tauranga
WATTAM, George
- Farmer, Tauranga
WEBSTER, Hubert Frank (1873-1926)
- Bank Manager, Opotiki
WELLS, Frederick
- Farmer, Kaimai
WEST, Ludolph Herbert (1897-1965)
- Painter, Whakatane
WHITE, Stanley
- Farmer, No. 3 road, Te Puke
WILEY, Walter L.
- Sawmill Hand, Oruaiwi
WILKINS, Gordon
- Farmer, Waiotahia
WILKINS, Hugh Ben
- Farmer, Paengaroa
WILSON, Andrew
- Labourer, Thornton
WILSON, Gavin
- Farmer, Lower Kaimai
WINFUS?, Leonard
- Labourer, Otara, Opotiki
WOOLFORD, John
- Farmer, Katikati
WORKMAN, Ed
- Factory Manager, Waiotahi
WRIGHT, William N.
- Farmer, Katikati

... Y
YOUNG, David Wallace (1889-1978)
- Seaman, Rangitoto Island
YOUNG, George
- Bushman, Manawahe
YOUNG, James
- Farmer, Opotiki


PHOTO
the BAY of Plenty
seen from Whakatane

the similarly named REGION that surrounds the bay below Bay of Plenty

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