GRAYBURN, Egerton Roy
(Service number 78594)
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|Date||9 July 1897||Place of Birth||Eiffelton, Canterbury|
|Address at Enlistment||Orari|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mr Harland GRAYBURN (father), Orari|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
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|Date||29 March 1984||Age||86 years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Geraldine Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||General Section, Row 222, Plot 128|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Egerton Roy Grayburn was the son of Harland and Hannah Grayburn. He was educated at Orari and Temuka schools. He married Ethel Winifred (Winifred) Sherratt in 1923. Egerton and Winifred are buried in Geraldine Cemetery with their son Lester who died at 16 years of age.
NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Aaffairs) [29 June 2017]; Geraldine Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [29 June 2017]; School Admission Record (south Canterbury Branch NZSG) [29 June 2017]
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