DUNSTAN, Charles Ernest
(Service number 78560)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank|
|Date||Unknown||Place of Birth|
|Address at Enlistment|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mrs E. J. DUNSTAN (wife), Hakataramea, South Canterbury|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||40th Reinforcements, , A Company|
|Date||10 July 1918|
|Embarked From||Destination||Plymouth, Devon, England|
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Award Circumstances and Date
Prisoner of War Information
|Date of Capture|
|Where Captured and by Whom|
|Actions Prior to Capture|
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||10 February 1951||Age||73 years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Hakataramea Cemetery|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Charles Ernest Dunstan was the son of Thomas Henry Ripper and Rosina (née Vincent) Dunstan. Charles was educated at St Andrews, Esk Valley and Beaconsfield schools in South Canterbury.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [24 February 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [24 February 2017]; Hakataramea Cemetery headstone transcription (South Canterbury Branch NZSG cemetery records) [24 February 2017]
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