TALBOT, Christopher Mark
(Service number 27392)

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Date 9 July 1889 Place of Birth Rangatira Valley

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Rangatira Valley
Occupation Farmer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin John TALBOT (father), Temuka
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 17th Reinforcements, J Company
Date 25 September 1916
Transport Devon
Embarked From Destination
Other Units Served With
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

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Date 4 July 1970 Age 80 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row 132, Plot 282
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Christopher Mark Talbot was the son of John and Christiana (née Smith) Talbot. He was educated at Rangitira Valley and Temuka schools. He married Agnes McCullough (Nancy) Marshall in 1922.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [01 November 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [01 November 2017]; School Admission records (South Canterbury Branch NZSG) [14 November 2017]; Timaru Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [14 November 2017]

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