CROSS, Ebenezer Horace Arnold
(Service number 82048)

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Date 21 January 1889 Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Glendale, Ma Waro
Occupation Farmer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs F. N. CROSS (wife), Glendale, Ma Waro, South Canterbury
Religion Methodist
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Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
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Date 12 January 1960 Age 70 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row 51, Plot 255
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Ebenezer Horace Arnold Cross, known as Arnold, was born on 21 January 1889, the son of George and Mary (née Lewis) Cross.


Timaru Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [29 August 2016]; Timaru Herald, 23 January 1918, 10 April 1918, 31 August 1918, 5 August 1920 (Papers Past) [29 August 2016]

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