MOORHOUSE, Frederick Secretan
(Service number 22062)

Aliases MOOREHOUSE on Cenotaph Database
First Rank Sergeant Last Rank


Date 13 October 1887 Place of Birth Invercargill

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Albert Street, St Clair
Occupation Clerk
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married. One child
Next of Kin Mrs Elizabeth MOOREHOUSE (wife), care of F. MOOREHOUSE, Department of Internal Affairs, Rotorua; "Clover Hill", Pleasant Point
Religion Church of England
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, J Company
Date 11 October 1916
Transport Tofua
Embarked From Destination Plymouth, Devon, England
Other Units Served With
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Date 10 January 1952 Age 64 years
Place of Death Auckland
Memorial or Cemetery Cremated, ashes scattered Waikumete Cemetery, Auckland
Memorial Reference Soldiers Area
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Frederick Secretan Moorhouse was the son of Frederick and Emma Frances (née Birch) Moorhouse. He married Elizabeth Stewart on 31 December 1914 at St Mary's Church, Timaru. Their daughter, Dorothy Stewart Moorhouse, was born on 5 October 1915 at Dunedin.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [05 February 2017]; Waikumete Cemetery cremation records (South Canterbury Branch NZSG cemetery records) [05 February 2017]

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