GILLINGHAM, Stephen England
(Service number 40146)

First Rank Second Lieutenant Last Rank Second Lieutenant


Date 12 June 1881 Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Private Bag, Mangakau, Gisborne
Occupation Sheep farmer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married
Next of Kin Mrs M. GILLINGHAM (wife), Lytton Road, Gisborne
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 41st Reinforcements, E Company
Date 27 July 1918
Transport Ulimaroa
Embarked From Destination London, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Wellington Regiment

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Date 8 June 1950 Age 68 years
Place of Death Gisborne
Memorial or Cemetery Taruheru Cemetery, Gisborne
Memorial Reference Block XIII, Plot 22
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Stephen England Gillingham was the son of Stephen England and Emily Louisa (née Moore) Gillingham. He attended Kakahu Bush School in 1888.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [27 June 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [27 June 2017]

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