FAIRBROTHER, Leonard Arthur
(Service number 85729)
|First Rank||Last Rank|
|Date||4 August 1898||Place of Birth||Timaru|
|Address at Enlistment||43 York Street, Timaru|
|Previous Military Experience||2nd South Canterbury Regiment - still serving|
|Next of Kin||Elizabeth FAIRBROTHER (mother), 43 York street, Timaru|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
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|Date||21 July 1936||Age||37 years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Timaru Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||General Section, Row 40, Plot 721|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Leonard Arthur Stanley Fairbrother was the fourth son of Edmund and Elizabeth (née Smart) Fairbrother. He was educated at Waimataitai School. In 1921 at Timaru he married Ivy Elizabeth Annie Ennis. His brothers Albert William Fairbrother, Charles Stanley and Robert Edmund Fairbrother all served in World War One. .
NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) 05 June 2017]; Timaru cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [05 June 2017]
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