SCHAAB, Magnus Joseph
(Service number 4/1123)

First Rank Sapper Last Rank


Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Molesworth Street, Wellington
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Mrs Clara SCHAAB (mother), Arthur Street, Timaru
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation 7th Reinforcements
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Army Postal Service
Date 9 October 1915
Transport Aparima or Navua or Warrimoo
Embarked From Wellington Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
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Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 12 April 1929 Age
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row 89, Plot 482
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Magnus Joseph SCHAAB was the son of Anthony (Anton) and Clara Selina (nee WRIGHT) SCHAAB, of Timaru. Magnus is buried in Timaru Cemetery with his parents, where a services memorial is erected.


Cenotaph Database [04 November 2014]

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