(Service number 23/1205)

First Rank Rifleman Last Rank Lance Corporal


Date 2 December 1890 Place of Birth Geraldine

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Care of H. Bate, Carlyle Street, Napier
Occupation Coach painter
Previous Military Experience Geraldine Rifles - 2½ years - left district
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin John M. SUTHERLAND (father), Geraldine
Religion Methodist
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Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Unit, Squadron, or Ship D Company
Date 9 October 1915
Transport Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima or Navua or Warrimoo
Embarked From Wellington Destination
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With NZ Rifle Brigade

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Date 21 August 1965 Age 74 years
Place of Death Christchurch
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Andrew Sutherland was the son of John Manson and Mary (née Combs) Sutherland, of Geraldine. Andrew married Ellen Anderson on 7 January 1919 at Lasswade, Midlothian, Scotland. Two brothers, John Manson Sutherland and Mark Sutherland, also served in World War One. Andrew saw Home Service in World War Two.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [30 December 2016]

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