HARROW, Cecil Charles
(Service number 17072)

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Date 23 December 1886 Place of Birth Timaru

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment 71 Middleton Road, Riccarton, Christchurch
Occupation Gardener
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married. Four children
Next of Kin Mrs N. HARROW (wife), 71 Middleton Road, Riccarton, Christchurch
Religion Roman Catholic
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 18th Reinforcements, Specialist Machine-Gun Section
Date 16 October 1916
Transport Willochra
Embarked From Destination Devonport, Devon, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With NZ MC Comp

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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations



Date 25 January 1974 Age 87 years
Place of Death Christchurch
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Cecil Charles Harrow was the elder son of Charles Mayo and Mary (née Doherty) Harrow. He was born on 23 December 1886 at Timaru.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [04 December 2016]

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