(Service number 69417)
|Aliases||Birth registered as Rodger|
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank||Private|
|Date||18 April 1893||Place of Birth||Waimate|
|Address at Enlistment||Michael Street, Masterton|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mrs D. McPHERSON (wife), York Street, Dannevirke|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||39th Reinforcements, B Company|
|Date||13 June 1918|
|Embarked From||Destination||Liverpool, Merseyside, England|
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|Date||26 June 1958||Age||65 years|
|Place of Death||Masterton|
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Roger McPherson was the son of Neil and Mary Ann (née McIntyre) McPherson. Roger was a brother of Peter, 38202, who also served in World War One and a cousin of Neil who served. His cousins Peter and Thomas also enlisted.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [02 May 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [02 May 2017]
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