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PERRY, Robert William
(Service number 58286)

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First Rank Last Rank Driver

Birth

Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Motor mechanic
Previous Military Experience
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Medical Information

Military Service

Served with New Zealand Armed Forces (?) Served in
Military District

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Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With New Zealand Army Service Corps

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No information

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Discharge

Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

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Death

Date 8 November 1918 Age 24 yrs
Place of Death
Cause Died from influenza
Notices
Memorial or Cemetery St Peter's Anglican Church Cemetery, Upper Riccarton, Christchurch
Memorial Reference Plot 874
New Zealand Memorials Featherston Cemetery Memorial; 2015 additions to the Tiimaru Memorial Wall

Biographical Notes

Son of Mrs Rebecca Jane PERRY (nee OSBORNE) & Thomas William PERRY, of Invercargill, Southland. April 1917, South Canterbury List for the Ballot - resident at Waimate.

Sources

Cenotaph Database [08 October 2013]; Timaru Herald, 18 April 1917 (Papers Past) [16 October 2013] 

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