LOCHORE, John Denniston
(Service number 85334)

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Date 16 August 1891 Place of Birth Timaru

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment 717 Outram Road, Hastings
Occupation Wool classer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married
Next of Kin Mrs M. B. LOCHORE (wife), 3 Spencer Road, Napier
Religion Church of England
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Date 4 January 1948 Age 56 years
Place of Death Lower Hutt
Memorial or Cemetery Taita Cemetery, Lower Hutt
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

John Denniston Lochore was the son of James Denniston and Annie (née Hosking) Lochore. He was educated at Timaru Main and Timaru South schools. In 1913 he married Maude Beatrice Slow.


NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs); School Admission Registers (South Canterbury Branch NZSG) [29 November 2018]

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