Horace Corlett

ID# 755, (8 Jul 1921 - 18 Nov 2000)
Horace Corlett


Horace Corlett was born on 8 Jul 1921 at Carterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand .1

He was the son of John Corlett and Olive Martha Kay.

Horace attended "West School", Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand , on 1 Feb 1932

CORLETT Horace
West School Masterton
No 1605
Admission: 1 Feb 1932
Parent: J corlett, 19 Hogg Cres
DOB: 8 July 1921
Last School: Side School
Last Day: 19 Dec 1935
Destination: Technical H School.2



Horace began Military Service bt 1939 - 1945 NZEF WW11, New Zealand ,

CORLETT Horace 430694 T/Cpl Inf Bdg
Single, Masterton, Grocer.
Mrs O M Corlett 134 Colombo St, Masterton (Mother)

List of Wounded 5 Nov 1943
CORLETT, Horace, Pt, Mrs O M Corlett, 134 Colombo Road, Masterton (m).3,4



Horace died on 18 Nov 2000 at 9b Devon Street, Levin, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand , at age 79 years, 4 months and 10 days.5


Horace was buried on 21 Nov 2000 at Avenue Cemetery, Levin, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand ,


Horace Corlett
430694 2nd NZEF 36 BTN, LCPL
Died 18.11.2000 aged 79years.6

Horace Corlett 2000


Horace and Beryl had 2 children, still living.

Father*John Corlett (6 Jun 1878 - 9 Jun 1945)
Mother*Olive Martha Kay (5 Jan 1898 - 8 Dec 1976)

Citations

  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Folio No 4356, Sept Qtr. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S44] School Admissions, School Records (Auckland, New Zealand: NZSG), NZSG Register No 1605 - Wairarapa Branch. Hereinafter cited as School Records.
  3. [S17] "NZEF Enlistment Records", War Enlistment Rolls; Held by Ailsa Corlett; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, No 430694. Hereinafter cited as "NZEF Enlistment Records."
  4. [S10] Newspaper, Various Papers, Evening Post, Vol CXXXVI, Issue 110, 5 Nov 1943, page 4. Hereinafter cited as Newspaper Article.
  5. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: NZ Online Database: 2000/24490 born 8 July 1921.
  6. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), Horowhenua Online Database: RSA Block Burial Plot 538. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.