1. Document:New Zealand WW1 Masonic List N.Z.

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Early Life :

When Howard Burnett Rishworth was born in 1893, in New Zealand, his father, John Shiers Rishworth, was 55 and his mother, Emily Sarah Palmer, was 45. He died in 1973, in his hometown, at the age of 80.

Service Life:


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Action : War Survivor 

Although many perished in times of national conflict and in the service of their country, many more survived including those interned as Prisoners of War. Stories of those who did survive are included as part of this site, especially those with high gallantry awards, those included against an external rolls of honour and those who had a distinguished career in wartime and military leaderhip.

Masonic :

TypeLodge Name and No.Province/District :
Mother : Warner No. 2256 E.C.Essex


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