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the men of POVERTY BAY, CALLED to WAR 1917

Journal by ngairedith

the original list was taken from PAPERS PAST, the Poverty Bay Herald 12 January 1917 and the CALL to the COLORS - list of the men drawn in the third ballot for the Poverty Bay district

ARMITT, James (?-?) navvy, private bag, Kahukura, Gisborne
- Next of Kin - Mrs A. Sully (sister) Plant St, Sydney, Australia
- he served as Private #48426 NZEF 26th Reinforcements E Company

ASHBY, Harry (1873-1929) carpenter, Wairoa, Hawkes Bay

BABBS, Henry (?-?) laborer, 55 Grey St Gisborne

BATH, Charles David (1878-1952) lineman, c/o Mrs Crarer, Wairoa

BEAUFOY, Stanley Vivian (1890-1939) law clerk, 315 Childers road, Gisborne
- married Ida Evelyne MANNING in 1918

BOOTH, Louis/Lewis Everard (1886-1945) driver, Tokomaru Bay, Waiapu
- married Jean Hunter MUIR in 1920

BORDEN, Edwin Charles (?-?) dairy farmer, Norton Rd, Hastings

CALE, Alexander Henry (?-?) Civil servant, 44 Wainui Rd, Gisborne

CAMERON, George Alexander (1884-1973) sheepfarmer, Otoko, Gisborne

CAMERON, William John (?-?) farmer's assistant, Torua, Waerenga-ahika

CANDY, John Joseph (1895-1973) farm hand, Waiohika
- married Margaret Isabella LYONS in 1920

COOK, William Alexander (1892-1967) teamster, P.O.Box 14, Te Araroa

CHATWIN, Charles Henry (1896-1938) bank clerk, Union Bank, Gisborne
- married Josephine Vera WHITE in 1927

CLUBB, James (1886-1962) slaughterman, Barracks, Tokomaru Bay

COOPER, Ashley (?-?) shearer, Post Office, Gisborne

CORIDAS, John Edward, (1976-1949) bushman Royal Hotel, Gisborne

CROCKER, Frank (1892-1977) station hand, 357 Gladstone Rd, Gisborne
- married Dorothy Alice HAZELDEN in 1916
DAVIES, Cyril Edward (1889-1923) carrier P.O. Box 42, Tolaga Bay, Gisborne
- married Lillian Gladys FRYDAY in 1915

DEALY, Eugene (1876-1936) farmer, Motu, Gisborne
- newspaper has Dealey

DEAN, Albert Ernest (?-3-12-1917) station hand, c/o E. MONCKTON, Cook County
- killed in actiom Ypres Belgium
- served as Private #47866
- son of Jane Dean, 609 Seven Sisters Rd, South Tottenham, London
- buried Buttes New British Cemetery (NZ) Memorialm Polgon Wood

DOAK, Samuel James Hull (?-?) clerk, c/o Mrs SPENSELEY, Oliphant Rd, Hastings
- married Ethel Emily DUNLOP in 1919

DONOHOE, Thomas (?-?) laborer, Freezing Works, Tokomaru Bay, Waiapu
DORN, Thomas Charles (1875-1922) blacksmith, Gisborne

DRUMMOND, Albert Edward (1895-1962) driver, Roebuck Rd, Gisborne

EDNEY, Harry (1870-1945) packman, Waimata, Gisborne
- married Clara HUNT in 1919

ELLISON, Arthur Henry (1878-1959) laborer, Wairoa, Hawkes Bay
- married Annie HAYDEN in 1918

FITZGERALD, James (?-?) shearer, Albert Hotel, Hastings

FOOTE, James Henry (?-?) stable hand c/o W.S. DAVIDSON, Iranui Rd, Kaiti, Gisborne

FORDE MATTHEWS, Alfred jnr (1894-1954) dairy farmer, Whataupoko, Gisborne
- his parents were Alfred Forde Matthews & Erana TAARE aka CHRISTIAN

FRANCIS, Andrew George (1874-1948) farmer, c/o J. McGREGOR, Puha via Gisborne

GALLAGHER, John Christopher (1890-1972) company scretary, P.O. Box 27 Wairoa
- married Margaret Mina GARDNER in 1916

GREEN, Harold Charles (1895-1938) sheepfarmer, Tokomaru Bay, Waiapu
- married Mary WEIR in 1928

GREGORY, Clifton Herbert (1890-1945) Post office clerk, Whatatutu, Waikohu. Married margaret Ellen CLARKE in 1919

HALLEY, John (1898-1964) barman, Kaitaratahi, Cook County

HARRIS, Frank (?-?) station manager, Ormond Rd, Mangaapa

HARRISON, Robert Henry (1896-1962) blacksmith, Tokomaru Bay
- married Susan Zetta FOWLER in 1927

HILL, Edmund Albert (1883-1977) 56 Bright St, Gisborne
- married Elfleda Emmeline DIXON in 1917

HOBDAY, Stanley Ernest (?-?) station hand, 24 Parau st Gisborne

HOCKING, Charles Henry (1888-1945) plumber, Wairoa

HOGG, Eric Richard (1896-1978) law clerk, 211 Clifford St, Gisborne
- married Mary ADAMS in 1928

HOOKER, Percival Clement (?-?) wool worker, Kaiti Freezing Works, Gisborne

HOWARD, Leo (?-?) fencer, Tuarua station, Tolaga Bay, Cook County

HUTCHINGS, George Thomas (?-?) laborer c/o Mcleod's Mill, Matawai

JOBSON, William (?-?) shepherd, Makoiwi, Tuparoa, Waiapu County

JONES, Henry Charles (?-?) carpenter, Tokomaru Bay, Waiapu

KELLEY, Leo Louis (?-?) bushman c/o P.O. Gisborne

KEMP, Athel Lewis (1894-1990) farm hand, Tuaroa Bay, Gisborne
- married jessie Isabel NICOL in 1923

LAWLOR, James (1886-16 July 1918) station manager, Opuiti, Waiora
- born Mandeville, Southland, New Zealand
- killed in action
- served as Rifleman #54055 NZEF 27th Reinforcements G Company
- son of John & Delia Lawlor, 39 Latimer Square, Christchurch
- Grave/Memorial Reference: I. L. 5. HEBUTERNE MILITARY CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France

McCARTHY, John Joseph (?-?) bushman, Hick's Bay Waiapu

McDEED, William (?-?) bush worker, Marumaru

McKAY, George Spence (1880-1932) farmer, Ormond, Cook County

MALONE, John Peter (1874-1917) station hand, Pakihiroa, Tuparoa, Waiapu

MASON, Albert William (1889-1931) clerk, Stafford St, Gisborne
- arried jessie Livingstone FERGUSON in 1921

MASON, Fred (1893-28-11-1917) butcher, Kawakawa hotel, Tuparoa
- killed in actiom Ypres Belgium
- served as Private #51178
- son of Larenza & Sarah Mason of Fenton, Staffordshire, England
- buried Buttes New British Cemetery (NZ) Memorialm Polgon Wood
- married Hazel Lydia McDERMOTT 8-3-1917

MEERS, John Parnham (?-?) shepherd, Mangaroa, Tolaga Bay

MORRIS, Ernest John (1891-1937) laborer, Manutuke, Gisborne
- married Mary Jean FRASER in 1915

NAPIER, William Donald (1896-1924) Waipiro Bay, Waiapu

NEILSON, Walter Robert (1896-1984) engineer, 401 Palmerston road, Gisborne
- married Alexandrena Laura Catherine ELLENS in 1925

NEWLAND, Norman de Causey (1885-1949) engine greaser, Tokomaru Bay
- married Lily TAYLOR in 1927

PEARSON, Henry (?-?) gasfitter, William st, Mangapapa, Gisborne

PHILLIPS, Thomas Jarvis (1875-1940) station hand c/o T. HOLLYWOOD, Hangaroa, Gisborne

PINE, Edward (?-?) bushman, Hick's Bay, Waiapu

PYATT, Albert Ernest (1890-1974) warehouseman, Rutene Rd, Gisborne
- married Violet May FELDON in 1915

REEVES, Charles Wellwood (1874-1963) sheepfarmer, Wharekaka, Tolaga Bay
- he was a son of Andrew REEVES & Margaret LIVINGSTON of Scotland
- his father emigrated on the Southern Cross into Wellington in 1857, his mother emigrated on the Nelson into Wellington in 1863
- He farmed at Tolaga Bay until 1925. He then bought 4003 acres, (1620 hectares) named Glenbrook Station, at Putorino, Hawkes Bay. He lived there for the next 30 years and later in life was cared for by the Maude family (his sister Mary Evelyn's inlaws)
- he was buried in the Tolaga Bay cemetery, Plot 14, Block Tol 17 on 24-6-1963. His headstone reads: In loving memory of CHARLES WELLWOOD REEVES, born 24 January 1874, died 24th June 1963

REID, John Thomas (?-?) roadman, Tolaga Bay, Cook County

RICHARDSON, Bernard Frederick (1897-1974) fencing contrator c/o P. HORNE, Koparanui

ROBINSON, George Turnbull (1889-1970) laborer, Hotel, Matawhero, Cook County

ROBINSON, David (1886-1967) sheepfarmer, Te arai, Manutuke

RUDOLPH, James Reid (1895-1967) fencer, Te Araroa, Waiapu

RUSSELL, Charles Morris (?-?) sheepfarmer, Mangatuna, Gisborne

SASS, Karl/Carl Frederick (1882-1959) musician, Opera House, Gisborne
- married jessie MORRION in 1917

SCOTT, Douglas (?-?) cook, Gisborne Hotel

SHEPHERD, Sydney Pembroke () ironmonger, upper Childres Rd Gisborne

SMART, Harry Bruce (1894-1971) surveor, Napier
- married Ruby Clarice FISCHER 1915

SMITH, David Parker (1895-1979) grocer's assistant, Awapuni Rd, Gisborne
- married Sabina HAMON in 1920

SMITH, George Phillip (?-?) sheepfarmer, Ruakituri, Wairoa

STENNER, Alfred William (1880-1949) porter, 70 Customhouse st, Gisborne
- married Edith Emily HORTON in 1916

STEVENSON, William Harold (1893-1971) storeman, 169 Grey St, Gisborne
- married Dorothy Florence Marguerite SIMEON in 1921

STOKES, William (?-?) shepherd, Matengareka station, Cape Runaway

SULLIVAN, James Charles (?-?) laborer, Ruatorea, Tuparoa

THOMSON, John Reid (1874-1942) laborer c/o Clyde Hotel, Wairoa

WALKER, Allan Ferrier (1896-1978) bank clerk, Tokomaru Bay
- married Catherine Engam Maud McINTOSH in 1923

WEEKS, Leonard Francis/Frank (1889-1953) farmer, 22 Salisbury Rd, Gisborne
- married Ellen STEVENSON in 1916

WILKINS, Alfred Napolean (1885-1949) wool scourer, Tokomaru Bay
- married Nerissa Floss RICHARDS (1894-?) in 1920

WILLIAMS, George Arthur (1880-1936) farmer, Morere

WILLIAMS, William Horace (1879-1928) laborer, c/o Mrs COOPER, Wainui

WILSON, William Thomas (?-?) milk vendor, Mangapapa, Gisborne


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