SCANNELL, Christopher Patrick
(Service number 57516)
|Aliases||Born Christopher Joseph|
|First Rank||Rifleman||Last Rank|
|Date||8 March 1905||Place of Birth|
|Address at Enlistment|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mrs Mary SCANNELL (mother), Kerrytown, Canterbury|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Rifle Brigade|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||29th Reinforcements H Company|
|Date||13 October 1917|
|Embarked From||Wellington||Destination||Liverpool, England|
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Award Circumstances and Date
Prisoner of War Information
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||1 February 1968||Age||73 yrs|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Pleasant Point Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||General Section, Row 17, Plot 203|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Son of John & Mary SCANNELL. 1991 married to Lucy DRISCOLL (1887-1974). Brother Daniel SCANNELL also served in WWI.
Cenotaph Database [28 July 2013]; TDC Headstone image Pleasant Point Cemetery [21 August 2013]; Otago Daily Times, 21 Sep 1918 [PapersPast, 21 August 2013]; NZ BDM historical records.
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