(Service number 67530)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank||Sergeant|
|Date||29 October 1891||Place of Birth||Okarito|
|Address at Enlistment||Ettrick Bank, High Street, Timaru|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||M. DONOVAN (father), 75 Mowbray Street, Sydenham, Christchurch|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||35th Reinforcements, a Company|
|Date||2 March 1918|
|Embarked From||Destination||Southampton, Hampshire, England|
|Other Units Served With|
|Last Unit Served With||Canterbury Regiment|
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Prisoner of War Information
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||7 May 1953||Age||61 years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Timaru Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||Services Section, Row 115, Plot 7|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Matthew Donovan was the son of Michael and Annie Donovan.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [22 December 2016]; Timaru Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [22 December 2016]
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