SCANNELL, Michael Robert
(Service number 47365)
|First Rank||Sergeant||Last Rank|
|Date||25 September 1896||Place of Birth|
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|Next of Kin||Mrs H. SCANNELL (mother), Mawaro, Timaru|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||26th Reinforcements E Company|
|Date||12 June 1917|
|Embarked From||Wellington||Destination||Plymouth, England|
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Son of Michael & Hannah (nee CONWAY) SCANNELL. 1923 married Caroline SPEED. Michael returned to New Zealand aboard the "Chupra", one of 732 soldiers due at Lyttelton about July 22nd, 1919.
Cenotaph Database [21 July 2013]; NZ Defence Force Personnel Records (Archives ref. AABK 18805 W5550 0102149) [23 April 2014]; Timaru Herald, 7 July 1919 (Papers Past) [01 September 2014]
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