HORGAN, William
(Service number 68526)

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Date 29 August 1888 Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment South Road, Waimate
Occupation Blacksmith
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs Ellen HORGAN (mother), South Road, Waimate, Canterbury
Religion Church of England
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Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
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Other Units Served With F Company
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Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations



Date 24 September 1964 Age 77 years
Place of Death
Notices Timaru Herald, 25 September 1964
Memorial or Cemetery Waimate Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

This William HORGAN was the son of Jeremiah and Ellen HORGAN, of Waimate.He was baptised Roman Catholic at Waimate on 17 July 1888.


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