(Service number 35194)

First Rank Rifleman Last Rank Private


Date 23 June 1896 Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Joseph CULLIMORE (father), Pleasant Point, South Canterbury
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 11th Reinforcements, J Company
Date 2 January 1917
Transport Opawa
Embarked From Destination London, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Canterbury Regiment

Military Awards

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Military Awards

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No information

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Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
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Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 3 November 1973 Age 77 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Ashburton Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Samuel Cullimore was the son of Joseph Jess and Elizabeth Ann (née Keene) Cullimore, and a twin of Queenie. S. Cullimore, 35194, Pleasant Point, returned to New Zealand in March 1918 in Draft 149.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [05 February 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [05 February 2017]; Evening Post, 13 March 1918 (Papers Past) [05 Feberuary 2017]

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