MORAN, Cyril John
(Service number 47678)

First Rank Lance Corporal Last Rank Private


Date *1895 Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Gardener
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs Catherine MORAN (mother), Ormsby Street, Temuka
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 25th Reinforcements, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, c Company
Date 26 April 1917
Transport Turakina
Embarked From Destination Plymouth, Devon, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Canterbury Regiment

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Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
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Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 21 April 1962 Age 66 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Eastern Cemetery, Invercargill
Memorial Reference Soldiers Avenue, Block 2, Plot 283
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Cyril John Moran was the only son of Patrick and Catherine Moran. He was educated at St Joseph's School, Temuk, and Temuka Public School. C. J. Moran, 47678, Timaru, returned to New Zealand in March 1918 per Draft 149.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [05 February 2017]; Eastern Cemetery, Invercargill, headstone image (Invercargill City Council) [05 February 2017]; Evening Post, 13 March 1918 (Papers Past) [05 February 2017]

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