KELLIHER , Timothy
(Service number 76576)

Aliases Timothy James
First Rank Private Last Rank Private


Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Railway fireman
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin T. KELLIHER (father), Orari Bridge, Geraldine
Religion Roman Catholic
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 40th Reinforcements E Company
Date 10 July 1918
Transport Tahiti
Embarked From Wellington Destination Plymouth, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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Award Circumstances and Date

No information

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


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 25 July 1927 Age 42 yrs
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Geraldine Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row 122, Plot 82
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Timothy KELLIHER was a son of Timothy and Honora (nee CRIMMINS) KELLIHER. Two brothers, James and John, also served in WWI. Two other brothers, Patrick and Joseph, were also called up.


Cenotaph Database [18 August 2014]; Headstone image Geraldine Cemetery (Timaru District Council) [19 August 2014]

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