WW1 NZEF Wellington IR trio K.I.A Chunak Bair 8/8/15 Gallipoli



Scarce WIR  Trio correctly impressed 10/996 Cpl S.Northey NZEF . Northey a 33 year old Chemist who hailed from Napier , left NZ with the main body . Killed in action 8/8/15 when the 760 Wellingtons defended Chunak Bair , with only 70 returning . Northey is commerated on several memorials & a good photo of him is in Volume 4 of Potraits of the NZEF . Also comes with  named Gallipoli plaque (official late issue c 2000) & a relatives modern NZDSM medal . NZDSM named to ; 568417 GNR BG Northe RNZA.

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