(Service number 52618)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank|
|Date||20 January 1891||Place of Birth||Waimate|
|Date||11 April 1917||Age||25|
|Address at Enlistment||Racecourse Road, Waimate|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mrs M. Kennedy (mother), Racecourse Road, Waimate, New Zealand|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||29th Reinforcements Canterbury Infantry Regiment, C Company|
|Date||15 August 1917|
|Embarked From||Wellington, New Zealand||Destination||Glasgow, Scotland|
|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||11 April 1919||Reason||End of service|
Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
Wounded 1 Ooctober 1918: Gun shot wound to right face and left arm. Invalided to New Zealand on 25 Jan 1919
|Date||22 September 1959||Age||68|
|Place of Death||Waimate|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Waimate Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||Plot 812 Block 7|
|New Zealand Memorials||St Patrick's (Waimate) Memorial list (June 2015)|
Timaothy was the son of Micheal and Margaret Kennedy nee Clarke.
After the war Timothy married Doris Gibson 1928.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph database (May 2015); Archives New Zealand; New Zealand BDM Historical Records online; Waimate Cemetery records
No documents available.
Researched and Written by
Tony Rippin (South Canterbury Museum); Liz Shea, SC branch NZSG
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