PERRY, Robert William
(Service number 58286)

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Date Unknown Place of Birth

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Occupation Motor mechanic
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Last Unit Served With New Zealand Army Service Corps

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Date 8 November 1918 Age 24 yrs
Place of Death
Cause Died from influenza
Memorial or Cemetery St Peter's Anglican Church Cemetery, Upper Riccarton, Christchurch
Memorial Reference Plot 874
New Zealand Memorials Featherston Cemetery Memorial; 2015 additions to the Tiimaru Memorial Wall

Biographical Notes

Son of Mrs Rebecca Jane PERRY (nee OSBORNE) & Thomas William PERRY, of Invercargill, Southland. April 1917, South Canterbury List for the Ballot - resident at Waimate.


Cenotaph Database [08 October 2013]; Timaru Herald, 18 April 1917 (Papers Past) [16 October 2013] 

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