(Service number 6/3611)

First Rank Corporal Last Rank


Date 5 August 1893 Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Farm cadet
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin William Gregson ASPINALL (father), Solicitor, Temuka
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 9th Reinforcements Canterbury Infantry Battalion, C Company
Date 8 January 1916
Transport Maunganui
Embarked From Wellington Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

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Post-war Occupations


Date 2 April 1971 Age 77 yrs
Place of Death Invercargill
Memorial or Cemetery Eastern Cemetery, Invercargill
Memorial Reference Block 39, Plot 1171
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Guy ASPINALL was a son of William Gregson and Caroline Helen (nee NANTES) ASPINALL. His brother William Denys ASPINALL (Denys) was killed in action in 1917. Three other brothers also served in WWI - Brian Cyril, Lancelot and Victor Ian (Ian).


Cenotaph Database [07 June 2014]; Headstone image & burial record - Eastern Cemetery (Invercargill City Council) [07 June 2014]

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