(Service number 85721)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank|
|Date||13 February 1886||Place of Birth||Kelso|
|Address at Enlistment||Hassell Street, Timaru|
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|Marital Status||Married - widowed. One child|
|Next of Kin||Mrs Agnes SAPWELL (mother), Hassell Street, Timaru|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
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|Date||20 September 1968||Age||82 years|
|Place of Death||Napier|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Wharerangi Cemetery|
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Albert Sapwell was the fourth son of Thomas Ekins Sapwell and Agnes née Donaldson. He married Isabel Malcolm Barclay on 19 January 1910 at Mataura. They had a daughter, Doris Isabel, born on 6 July 1911 at Invercargill. Isabel died in 1917, aged 33 years; and Charles married MaryDale in 1921. Their daughter, Mavis Maureen (1922-2001), is buried with them.
NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [15 March 2018]; Wharerangi Cemetery headstone transcription & burial record (Napier City Council) [17 March 2018]
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