LAGAN, Charles Michael
(Service number 90030)

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Date 7 November 1888 Place of Birth St Andrews

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Christchurch
Occupation Clerk
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs Anastasia LAGAN (wife), 173 Cranford Street, St Albans, Christchurch
Religion Roman Catholic
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations

Company manager


Date 25 October 1947 Age 58 years
Place of Death 17 Onslow Street, Timaru (home)
Memorial or Cemetery Bromley Cemetery, Christchurch
Memorial Reference Block 22, Plot 112
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Charles Michael Lagan, born on 7 November 1888 at St Andrews, was the second son of Michael and Sarah (née O'Connor) Lagan. He was educated at the local St Andrews School. Charles married Anastasia Coffey in 1915.


School Admission record (South Canterbury Branch NZSG) [17 August 2017]; Bromley Cemetery Christchurch headstone transcription (South Canterbury Branch NZSG cemetery records) [18 July 2017]; Bromley Cemetery burial record (Christchurch City Council) [18 July 2017]; Hall and Moore Funeral Directors records (South Canterbury Branch NZSG transcription) [16 July 2017]

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