(Service number 68604)
|First Rank||Trooper||Last Rank|
|Date||8 January 1895||Place of Birth||Geraldine|
|Address at Enlistment|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||W. S. IRVINE (father), Springburn, Canterbury|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||37th Reinforcements Mounted Rifles Brigade|
|Date||23 April 1918|
|Embarked From||Wellington||Destination||Southampton, England|
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|Date of Capture|
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||16 June 1964||Age||69 years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Kowai Pass Cemetery, Springburn, Canterbury|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Charles IRVINE was the son of William Stephen and Elizabeth (nee ADDY) IRVINE; He was educated at Geraldine, Stoke Springburn and Russells Flat schools. His older brother, William IRVINE, also served in WWI.
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