SURRIDGE, Frederick Charles
(Service number 6/1412)

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Date 12 March 1886 Place of Birth Temuka

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Cram Hotel, Temuka
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin William SURRIDGE (brother), Fairlie
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation 2nd Reinforcements
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Canterbury Infantry Battalion
Date 14 December 1914
Transport Verdala or Willochra or Knight of the Garter
Embarked From Wellington Destination
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Medical Corps

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No information

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Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 19 March 1962 Age 76 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Temuka Cemetery
Memorial Reference Service Section, Row 170, Plot 744
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Frederick charles Surridge was born at Temuka on 12 March 1886, the son of Alfred William and Emily (née Hoare) Surridge. His mother died in 1894 and his father in 1914. Frederick was educated at the local school. He married Janet (Nettie) Alves in 1921.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [13 January 2017]; Temuka Cemetery headstone image (Timaru district Council) [14 January 2017]

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