(Service number 7/1247)
|First Rank||Trooper||Last Rank||Trooper|
|Date||8 July 1884||Place of Birth||Geraldine|
|Address at Enlistment||Sherwood Downs, Fairlie|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||William HOWES (father), Tahuna, Nelson|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||6th Reinforcements|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||Canterbury Mounted Rifles|
|Date||14 August 1915|
|Embarked From||Wellington||Destination||Suez, Egypt|
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Prisoner of War Information
|Date of Capture|
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||18 December 1977||Age|
|Place of Death||Nelson|
|Notices||Timaru Herald, 5 December 1977|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Cremated, ashes interred Marsden Valley Cemetery, Nelson|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Christopher Howes was born in 1884 at Geraldine, th son of William and Caroline (née Turner) Howes.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [03 February 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [03 February 2017]
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