(Service number 6/3793)

Aliases Dan. enlisted as Dan
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Date Unknown Place of Birth Temuka

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married
Next of Kin Mrs E. McAULIFFE (wife), 433 Moorhouse Avenue, Christchurch
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 9th Reinforcements Canterbury infantry Battalion, C Company
Date 8 January 1916
Transport Maunganui
Embarked From Wellington Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

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No information

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Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
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Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 20 July 1956 Age 78 years
Place of Death Oamaru
Notices Timaru Herald, 23 July 1956
Memorial or Cemetery Linwood Cemetery, Christchurch
Memorial Reference Block 44, Plot 195
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Daniel McAULIFFE, known as Dan, was the son of Cornelius and Mary (née AHERN) McAULIFFE, who had emigrated from Castleisland, County Kerry in 1874 and taken up residence at Temuka, South Canterbury. .


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [20 June 2016]; Timaru Herald, 23 July 1956 (Timaru District Library) [15 & 20 June 2016]; Linwood Cemetery, Christchurch, burial record (Christchurch City Council) [20 June 2016]; Probate record (Archives NZ/FamilySearch) [20 June 2016]; Temuka Leader, 19 December 1889, 22 March 1892, Timaru Herald, 14 May 1902, Sun, 30 September 1916, Wanganui Herald, 22 June 1917, 29 September 1917, Star, 23 February 1920 (Papers Past) [20 June 2016]

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