(Service number 78443)
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|Date||25 September 1888||Place of Birth||Orari, South Canterbury|
|Address at Enlistment||Kerry Town, South Canterbury|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mrs D. COFFEY (mother), Waitohi, Temuka|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
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|Date||22 February 1956||Age||68 years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Ruru Lawn Cemetery, Christchurch|
|Memorial Reference||Block 5, Plot 138|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Dennis Coffey was the son of Dennis (Denis) and Johanna (Hannah) Coffey. His father died in 1911. Dennis married Catherine Alice Martin in 1920. Brother Timothy Coffey was called up for military service.
NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal affairs) [12 July 2017]; Ruru Lawn Cemetery Christchurch burial records (Christchurch City Council) [18 July 2017]
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