RIDDLE, Robert Arthur
(Service number 32383)

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Date 2 April 1890 Place of Birth Lake Pukaki

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Albury
Occupation Farm hand
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Robert RIDDLE (father), Albury, South Canterbury
Religion Presbyterian
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Military Service

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Date 26 July 1958 Age 68 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Glenmark Cemetery, Canterbury
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Robert Arthur Riddle was the son of Robert and Isabella née Rennie) Riddle. He was educated at Albury and Chamberlain schools. Robert married Elizabeth Wilhelmina Evans in 1920.


NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [07 May 2017]; School Admission records (South Canterbury Branch NZSG) [27 January 2018]; Glenmark Cemetery headstone image (South Canterbury Branch NZSG cemetery records) [27 January 2018]

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