(Service number 26/1104)
|First Rank||Rifleman||Last Rank|
|Date||17 May 1879||Place of Birth|
|Address at Enlistment||Winchester|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Sydney UNWIN (brother), Winchester, South Canterbury|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Rifle Brigade|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||4th Battalion, D Company|
|Date||5 February 1916|
|Transport||Ulimaroa or Mokoia or Navua|
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|Date||22 April 1933||Age||55 years|
|Place of Death||Whare Whero, Orari (home)|
|Notices||The Times, London, England, 26 April 1933|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Geraldine Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||General Section, Row 434, Plot 120|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Cyril Unwin was born on 17 May 1879 at Lee, Kent, England, the son of Edward Unwin and his wife Elizabeth née Spicer. He married Grace Eugenie Curline, a nurse, also of England, on 26 April 1922 at St Peter's Church, Temuka. Grace outlived Cyril by over 37 years..
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