PUREWA PUBLIC CEMETERY
AUCKLAND CITY, NEW ZEALAND

Location:

This cemetery is situated in St. Johns Road, Meadowbank, Auckland. There are 50 Commonwealth burials of the 1914-1918 war and 19 of the 1939-1945 war here.

World War 1:
Photo Service No Rank Name Regiment/Service Date of Death

19/392

Private

BAXTER, BENJAMIN CHARLES

Samoan Relief Force

18/12/1919

4/35A

Sapper

BEAMISH, RICHARD

N.Z. Engineers

25/03/1917

80595

Gunner

BUCKLAND, JOSEPH EDWARD F.

N.Z. Training Unit

07/11/1918

18/29

Captain

BURGIN, JOHN ROBERT

N.Z. Chaplains' Dept.

02/12/1920

34552

Trooper

CAMPBELL, CHARLES

N.Z. Machine Gun Corps

16/06/1919

65947

Private

CARPENTER, HENRY EDWIN DAVID

Otago Regiment, N.Z.E.F.

26/02/1921

3456

Private

CHATWIN, HORACE WILLIAM

Australian Infantry, A.I.F

02/11/1918

46852

Private

COAD, WILLIAM ERNEST

Auckland Regiment, N.Z.E.F.

27/11/1918

11/643

Second Lieutenant

COATES, ERIC ALBERT

N.Z. Machine Gun Corps

14/11/1918

82958

Private

CORNEY, EDWIN HALL

N.Z. Training Unit

20/08/1918

17976

Private

DARE, ALFRED

N.Z. Military Forces

06/04/1920

12/691

Private

DAWSON, SYDNEY THEO

Auckland Regiment, N.Z.E.F.

20/11/1918

10571

Serjeant

DENT, CLAUDE

N.Z. Field Artillery

01/01/1920

17917

Private

DENT, ROBERT ALFRED

N.Z. Machine Gun Corps

20/07/1921

13/2565

Trooper

FOSTER, ARTHUR ISAAC

Auckland Mounted Rifles, N.Z.E.F.

12/08/1918

13/312

Lieutenant

GILLESPIE, ROBERT

Auckland Mounted Rifles, N.Z.E.F.

27/10/1920

12/3024

Private

GOOD, STEWART ADOLPHUS

Auckland Regiment, N.Z.E.F.

05/06/1919

5/779

Driver

HANSEN, HENDRICK

N.Z. Army Service Corps

28/02/1920

44274

Private

HAYSOM, LIONEL REGINALD

N.Z. Training Unit

16/10/1918

2/1177

Bombardier

HORNBY, WILLIAM

N.Z. Field Artillery

29/03/1920

 

Lieutenant Colonel

INGLIS, HERBERT MCCLELLAND

N.Z. Medical Corps

17/09/1917

24/816

Rifleman

KING, EDWIN KENNETH

N.Z. Rifle Brigade

04/11/1918

12/3214

Captain

KIRKER, DOUGLAS RUSSELL

Auckland Regiment, N.Z.E.F.

01/12/1918

12/2554

Private

LAIRD, HENRY NICOLLS MCGREGOR

Auckland Regiment, N.Z.E.F.

23/11/1918

78046

Private

LAUGHTON, ALBERT JAMES

N.Z. Medical Corps

03/07/1920

34388

Private

LORD, WILLIAM JASPER

Auckland Regiment, N.Z.E.F.

26/03/1920

70311

Private

MARKS, CHARLES SAMUEL

N.Z. Training Unit

12/11/1918

12/2374

Private

MARRINER, CHARLES CROXTON

Auckland Regiment, N.Z.E.F.

15/09/1919

12/2379

Private

MARTIN, WILLIAM PATRICK

Auckland Regiment, N.Z.E.F.

26/06/1920

8/663

Private

McKILLOP, WILLIAM

Otago Regiment, N.Z.E.F.

12/11/1918

3/1246A

Captain

McNAB, PETER

N.Z. Medical Corps

15/11/1918

40611

Private

McNEIL, GEORGE WALKER

Auckland Regiment, N.Z.E.F.

09/11/1918

24496

Sapper

MORRIS, FREDERICK ERNEST

N.Z. Tunnelling Coy.

07/11/1918

2/2893

Driver

NICHOLLS, JOHN EDWARD

N.Z. Field Artillery

10/11/1918

2/119

Second Lieutenant

NIXON, BALFOUR

N.Z. Field Artillery

07/06/1920

56337

Private

NORGROVE, FREDERICK CHARLES

N.Z. Training Unit

05/08/1917

28788

Private

PENNYCOOK, THOMAS

N.Z. Training Unit

29/07/1916

23/557

Rifleman

PERSON, HENRY STANLEY

N.Z. Rifle Brigade

07/12/1915

52274

Lance Corporal

POWER, LEONARD VERE WILSON

Auckland Regiment, N.Z.E.F.

25/04/1921

19/223

Private

QUAINTON, FRANK

Samoan Relief Force

26/01/1917

5/866

Driver

STEVENS, WALTER HALSTEAD

N.Z. Army Service Corps

21/04/1919

14040

Second Lieutenant

TWINING, HARVEY ALEXANDER

Auckland Regiment, N.Z.E.F.

19/11/1918

62418

Private

VINSON, ERNEST EDWARD

N.Z. Training Unit

07/10/1917

23/1860

Private

WALKER, THEODORE

Auckland Regiment, N.Z.E.F.

02/11/1918

33633

Private

WATSON, JOHN EDMOND

N.Z. Training Unit

18/12/1916

33981

Private

WEBSTER, WARDMAN

Auckland Regiment, N.Z.E.F.

10/12/1919

12/3869

Corporal

WHITE, DOY LLEWELLYN

Wellington Regiment, N.Z.E.F.

06/08/1919

15152

Lance Corporal

WHITFIELD, ANGUS WILLIAM CREE

N.Z. Welfare Services

13/11/1918

13/2961 Gunner

WILSON, JOHN

N.Z. Field Artillery 02/04/1920

3/297

Company Quartermaster Serjeant

WOLNER, CLIFTON ROY

N.Z. Medical Corps

08/11/1918

 
World War 2:
Photo Service No Rank Name Regiment/Service Date of Death

40967

Pilot Officer

FOSTER, ATHOL

Royal New Zealand Air Force

30/07/1941

1180

Flight Lieutenant

WILES, HAROLD CUTHBERT

Royal New Zealand Air Force

15/10/1941

5-1-1599

Second Lieutenant

PENNINGTON, JACK

N.Z. Military Forces

23/05/1942

1/9C/130

Driver

PEET, WILLIAM KENNETH

N.Z. Army Service Corps

19/08/1942

40227

Flight Lieutenant

HAMLIN, GRAHAM WELLESLEY

Royal New Zealand Air Force

17/12/1942

639159

Flight Sergeant

JERRAT, JOHN REDDELL

Royal New Zealand Air Force

12/04/1943

40124

Flying Officer

GRAY, MURRAY LLEWELLYN

Royal New Zealand Air Force

18/06/1943

429761

Leading Aircraftman

IRELAND, LEWIS HOWARD

Royal New Zealand Air Force

25/08/1943

421233

Corporal

MONCUR, KEITH

Royal New Zealand Air Force

25/08/1943

538220

Corporal

STEWART, HERBERT OLIPHANT

N.Z. Military Forces

26/09/1943

W/3211

Aircraftwoman 1st Class

REYBURN, MARGARET JOAN

N.Z. Women's Aux Air Force

07/10/1943

413811

Flying Officer

BROWNE, ROLAND HENRY

Royal New Zealand Air Force

11/11/1943

26364

Private

CAMPBELL, RALPH CADDELL

N.Z. Infantry

23/09/1944

800182

Captain

FINLAYSON, JOHN

N.Z. Military Forces

26/11/1944

73787

Private

THOMSON, JAMES

N.Z. Infantry

05/04/1945

 

Lieutenant

SANDILANDS, GEORGE VICTOR

Royal New Zealand Naval Vol Reserve

08/05/1946

800153

Captain

STEWARD, ALBERT DE BOLTON PEEL

N.Z. Military Forces

28/11/1946

464907

Serjeant

CHIPLIN, NORMAN

N.Z. Military Forces

27/01/1947

809713

Serjeant

SMITH, JOHN CHARLES

N.Z. Military Forces

14/06/1947

 

Photographs and Research by Phil Lascelles
Updated Wednesday February 15, 2006 21:15:00 +1200