CARGO, Samuel Stephen
(Service number 57474)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank|
|Date||5 August 1888||Place of Birth||Seadown|
|Address at Enlistment||Seadown|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Samuel CARGO (father), Seadown, South Canterbury|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||29th Reinforcements, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, C Company|
|Date||15 August 1917|
|Embarked From||Destination||Glasgow, Scotland|
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|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Temuka Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||General Section, Row 181, Plot 1|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Samuel Stephen Cargo was the elder son of Samuel and Sarah Mary (née Tweedy) Cargo. He wa seducated at the Seadown and Temuka schools. On 11 June 1919 at St Peter's Church, Temuka, he married ethel doris Green.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [13 January 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [13 January 2017]; Temuka Cemetery burial record) Timaru district Council) [13 January 2017]
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