McIVOR, Charles Frederick Saunders
(Service number 1779)

Aliases Birth nae - Charles Frederick SANDERS
First Rank Private Last Rank


Date 7 October 1881 Place of Birth Waimate, New Zealand

Enlistment Information

Date 27 February 1919 Age 37 years 4 months
Address at Enlistment Merrylands, New South Wales
Occupation Fitter's labourer
Previous Military Experience Royal Navy - 7 years
Marital Status Married. Three children
Next of Kin Alice Mary McIVOR (wif), Yeend Street, Merrylands, New South Wales
Religion Presbyterian or Church of England
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with Australian Imperial Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation Australian Naval & Military Force Reinforcements
Unit, Squadron, or Ship
Date (1) 9 January 1915; 17 March 1915; 8 November 1915; (2) 4 Aptil 1919
Transport (1) Morinda; (2) Siar
Embarked From Destination
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

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Where Captured and by Whom
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Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 6 March 1927 Age 45 years
Place of Death Redfern, New South Wales, Australia
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Charles Frederick Saunders McIvor tesified on 27 Februaru 1919 in New South Wales, that he was born on 7 Octoboer 1881 at Waimate (Waimatie), New Zealand. He was indeed born in 1881 at Waimate, his birth registered as Charles Frederick Sanders, the son of Charles Sanders and Annie née Clachar or Clachur. Charles and Annie had five children born in New Zealand before they went to New South Wales, Australia where three more were born. Charles had already served 147 days with the Australian Imperial Force before beinf demobilized, and had previously spent 7 years with the Royal Navy.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [09 July 2017]; NSW Death Index [04 September 2017]

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