RAWSTORN, Albert John
(Service number 80114)

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Date 4 May 1898 Place of Birth Timaru

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment 37 Raymond Street, Timaru
Occupation School teacher
Previous Military Experience 2nd South Canterbury Regiment - still serving
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Mr J. RAWSON (father), 37 Raymond Street, Timaru
Religion Presbyterian
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Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 21 March 1974 Age 76 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Cremated Bay of Plenty Crematorium, Tauranga
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Albert John Rawstorn was the son of John and Louisa (née Naumann) Rawstorn. In 1921 Albert married Grace Mignonette Blathwayt who suvived him.


NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [29 December 2016]; Bay of Plenty Crematorium, Tauranga records (South Canterbury Branch NZSG cemetery records) [29 December 2016]

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