CLARKE, Arthur Spargo
(Service number 28858)

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Date 18 November 1893 Place of Birth Timaru

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Chemist's assistant
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Joseph CLARKE (father), 37 Browne Street, Timaru
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 18th Reinforcements, J Company
Date 11 October 1916
Transport Tofua
Embarked From Wellington Destination Plymouth, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
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Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 17 December 1950 Age 57 yrs
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery
Memorial Reference Services Section, Row 124, Plot 13
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Arthur Spargo CLARKE was a son of Joseph CLARKE, Timaru.


Cenotaph Database [07 April 2014]; headstone image - Timaru Cemetery (Timaru District Council) [07 April 2014]

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