2nd Battalion, Auckland Regiment, New Zealand

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2nd Battalion, Auckland Regiment, New Zealand
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Country: New Zealand
Service: New Zealand Army
Branch: New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Type: Infantry
Specific type: Infantry
Full size: 1,000
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Name1: 2nd Battalion Auckland Regiment
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Information on Battalion[edit]

The 2nd Battalion Auckland Regiment included the following companies:

  • 3rd Auckland Company
  • 6th Hauraki Company
  • 15th North Auckland Company
  • 16th Waikato Company

Personal narratives[edit]

Colvin Stewart Algie[edit]

Lieutenant, 6th Hauraki Regiment, Main Body

James Evans[edit]

15th North Auckland Company from 22 September 1918

includes list of travels and placements on pages 18, 19, 396

Bryan Peter McDermott[edit]

Private. E Company, 24th Reinforcements transferred to 23rd Reinforcements. 16th Waikato company 2nd Auckland Infantry Battalion

Military training, embarkation via South Africa, England and service in France.

Related media[edit]

Official Sources[edit]

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Unit histories[edit]

The Auckland Regiment by Ormond Edward Burton, published by Whitcome and Toms Ltd, Auckland, 1922[1]

Other official documents[edit]

Roll of Honour of the 6th Hauraki Company of the Auckland Infantry Battalion http://collections.tepapa.govt.nz/Object/909394

Other sources[edit]


  1. [Ormond Edward] (1922). The Auckland Regiment. New Zealand in the First World War 1914-1918 (http://nzetc.victoria.ac.nz/tm/scholarly/tei-WH1Auck.html) (Auckland: Whitcombe and Tombs Limited).  Check |author-link1= value (help);