(Service number 33475)

First Rank Lance Corporal Last Rank


Date 24 November 1886 Place of Birth Geraldine

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment C/o Melbourne Clothing Co, New Plymouth
Occupation Draper
Previous Military Experience Volunteer - 3 years, Geraldine; National Reserve - current
Marital Status Married
Next of Kin Mrs M. SUTHERLAND (wife), care of J. A. Roberts, Eliot Street, New Plymouth
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 Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 21st Reinforcements, Wellington Infantry Battalion, B Company
Date 21 January 1917
Transport Ulimaroa
Embarked From Destination Plymouth, Devon, England
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Date 12 September 1948 Age 62 years
Place of Death Mangaweka
Memorial or Cemetery Te Henui Cemetery, New Plymouth
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Mark Sutherland was the son of John Manson and Mary (née Combs) Sutherland, of Geraldine. Mark married Mary Annear Roberts on 11 November 1915 at Whiteley church, New Plymouth. Two brothers, Andrew sutherland and John Manson Sutherland also served in World War One.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [31 December 2016]

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