BROSNAHAN, Michael Joseph
(Service number 77020)

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Date 13 November 1887 Place of Birth NZ

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Kerrytown
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs M/ BROSNAHAN (mother), Kerrytown, Timaru
Religion Roman Catholic
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Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

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Date 29 January 1964 Age
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Temuka Cemetery, General Section, Row 243, Plot 911
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Michael Joseph BROSNAHAN was born on 13 November 1887 in New Zealand, the son of David and Mary (née SCOLLARD) BROSNAHAN. David and Mary had married on 28 January 1872 at Castleisland, County Kerry, Ireland.


NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [08 February]; Ireland Select Marriages ( [08 February 2016]; Temuka Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [08 Febryary 2016]

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