McCABE, William Francis
(Service number N/N)
|First Rank||Last Rank|
|Date||10 November 1891||Place of Birth||Waimate|
|Address at Enlistment||Palmerston|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mr John McCABE (father), Palmerston South|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
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|Date||30 April 1939||Age||47 years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Palmerston Cemetery, Otago|
|Memorial Reference||Block 11, Plots 1, 2, 3|
|New Zealand Memorials|
William Francis McCabe was the youngest son of John and Maria (née Duggan) McCabe. William attended a succession of schools - Waihao Native Waimate, Weston, Oamaru Roman Catholic, Weston again, and St Patrick's Oamaru. He married Ellen margaret Gilbert in 1928.
NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [09 June 2019]
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