CRUICKSHANK, William Henry
(Service number 83610)
|First Rank||Last Rank|
|Date||8 May 1887||Place of Birth||Otago|
|Address at Enlistment||Seddon Street, Te Kuiti|
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|Next of Kin||Mrs M. T. CRUICKSHANK (mother), Te Weka Street, Maori Hill, Timaru|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
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|Date||27 February 1981||Age||93 years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Timaru Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||General Section, Row 142, Plot 440|
|New Zealand Memorials|
William Henry Cruickshank was the eldest son of William and Maggie Templeton (née Bain) Cruickshank. He married Louise Marie Emilie Duchesne in 1928. His brother, Adam George Cruickshank served in World War I.
NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [14 November 2019]; Timau Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [15 November 2019]
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