O'HARA, Joseph Charles
(Service number 5/1183)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank|
|Date||Unknown||Place of Birth||Christchurch|
|Address at Enlistment||Care of J. G. Bryan, Prison Road, Mount Eden, Auckland|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||John O'HARA (father), Morven, South Canterbury|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Medical Corps|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||7th Reinforcements|
|Date||9 October 1915|
|Transport||Aparima or Navua or Warrimoo|
|Embarked From||Wellington||Destination||Suez, Egypt|
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|Place of Death||Christchurch|
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Joseph Charles O'HARA was the son of John O'HARA of Morven, South Canterbury.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [29 December 2015]; North Otago Times, 24 December 1907, 30 September 1916, Oamaru Mail, 30 December 1908, 29 December 1909, 29 September 1916, 5 October 1916, Timaru Herald, 30 December 1909, 27 November 1920, Dominion, 22 January 1913, 17 July 1915, Auckland Star, 25 June 1915, New Zealand Herald, 8 July 1915, 6 & 25 September 1915, Otago Daily Times, 29 September 1916, Evening Star, 9 December 1916, Sun, 16 April 1918, Press, 8 September 1919, 13 September 1921, 18 November 1921, 2 June 1927, 29 November 1927, 7 June 1929, 2 December 1930, 21 April 1932, 18 April 1934, 29 November 1934, 18 May 1936 (Papers Past); Probate record (Archiives NZ/Family Search) [12 January 2016]
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