WURM, Frederick Henry
(Service number 83796)

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Date 22 February 1888 Place of Birth NZ

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Temuka
Occupation Hairdresser
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs Margaret WURM (mother), Dyson Street, Temuka
Religion Presbyterian
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Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

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Date 3 May 1955 Age 67 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Temuka Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row 59, Plt 1526
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Frederick Henry Wurm was the son of Frederick Alexander and Margaret Sim (née McEwan) Wurm.His father died in 1915. Frederick married Elizabeth Josephine O'Connell in 1920.


NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [26 March 2017]; Temuka cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [26 March 2017]

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