(Service number 9/1322)
|First Rank||Trooper||Last Rank|
|Date||8 October 1891||Place of Birth||Oamaru|
|Address at Enlistment||Glenavy|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||P. McCARTHY (father), Glenavy, South Canterbury|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||6th Reinforcements|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||Special Squadrons|
|Date||14 August 1915|
|Embarked From||Wellington||Destination||Suez, Egypt|
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||10 June 1953||Age||61 yrs|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Timaru Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||Services Section; Row 9; Plot 1322|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Son of Patrick McCARTHY & Minnie nee MORRISSEY, of Glenavy. Brother of Eugene Francis McCARTHY who was killed in action in 1917 in Belgium. Brothers Edward Thomas & John Patrick McCARTHY also served in WWI.
Cenotaph Database [01 November 2013]; TDC headstone image, Timaru Cemetery [01 November 2013]; Timaru Herald, 13 October 1919 (Papers Past) [01 November 2013].
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