KYNE, Patrick Edward
(Service number 7/862)

First Rank Trooper Last Rank


Date 12 April 1897 Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Temuka
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Patrick KYNE (father), Temuka, South Canterbury
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation 3rd Reinforcements
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Canterbury Mounted Rifles
Date 14 February 1915
Transport Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima
Embarked From Wellington Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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Prisoner of War Information

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


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations

Clerical worker


Date 25 May 1978 Age 81 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Ruru Lawn Cemetery
Memorial Reference Block 1E, Plot 257
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Patrick Edward Kyne was the youngest son of Patrick and Norah (née Folen) Kyne, and a brother of James Joseph Kyne who also served in World War One. Another brother, Thomas Stephen Kyne, was called up in 1917, by which time he was a police constable stationed in Auckland. Thomas was not eighteen years old when he embarked for Suez, Egypt. He married Margaret teresa Sughrue (Sugrue) in 1919.


Auckland War memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [25 February 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [25 February 2017]; Ruru Lawn Cemetery, Christchurch, headstone transcription (South Canterbury Branch NZG cemetery records) [25 February 2017]; Ruru Lawn Cemetery, Christchurch, burial record (Christchurch City Council) [25 February 2017]

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