IRVINE, Charles
(Service number 68604)

First Rank Trooper Last Rank


Date 8 January 1895 Place of Birth Geraldine

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Farm hand
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin W. S. IRVINE (father), Springburn, Canterbury
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 37th Reinforcements Mounted Rifles Brigade
Date 23 April 1918
Transport Willochra
Embarked From Wellington Destination Southampton, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

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Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations



Date 16 June 1964 Age 69 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Kowai Pass Cemetery, Springburn, Canterbury
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

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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