(Service number )
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank|
|Date||13 September 1895||Place of Birth||Pleasant Point|
|Address at Enlistment|
|Occupation||Engine cleaner (NZ Railways)|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mrs Mary Fielding (mother), 18 Dee Street, Timaru|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Served with||New Zealand Armed Forces (?)||Served in|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||18th Reinforcements, Canterbry Infantry Battalion, C Company|
|Date||1 October 1916|
|Transport||HMNZT 67 Tofua|
|Embarked From||Destination||Plymouth, Devon, England|
|Other Units Served With|
|Last Unit Served With|
|Service Medals||British War Medal, Victory Medal|
Award Circumstances and Date
Prisoner of War Information
|Date of Capture|
|Where Captured and by Whom|
|Actions Prior to Capture|
|PoW Serial Number|
|Date||21 July 1919||Reason||Termination of period of engagement|
Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||22 April 1971||Age|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Cremated at Bromley, Christchurch|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Son of Mary and Frederick Fielding.
Frederick's brothers Walter Charles and George Alfred Fielding also served in the war.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [17 August 2018]; SCRoll web submission by R Evans, 12 August 2018
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Tony Rippin, South Canterbury Museum
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