DAVIE, Andrew
(Service number 7/1998)

First Rank Trooper Last Rank


Date 12 May 1891 Place of Birth Orari Bridge, Geraldine

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Gapes Valley, Geraldine
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin George DAVIE (father), Gapes Valley, Geraldine
Religion Presbyterian
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 9th Reinforcements. Canterbury Mounted Rifles, C Squadron
Date 8 January 1916
Transport Maunganui
Embarked From Wellington Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
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Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 16 August 1922 Age 31 years
Place of Death Geraldine
Memorial or Cemetery Geraldine Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row 322, Plot 85
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Andrew Davie was the second son of George and Sarah Jane (née Howden) Davie. He was educated at Gapes Valley and Skipton schools.. In 1920 he married Jessie Ackerman Monahan. On his death in 1922 he was a ccorded a military funeral, with a firing party and the sounding of the Last Post.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database {10 February 2018]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of internal Affairs) [10 February 2018]; Geraldine Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [10 February 2018]; School Admission records (South Canterbury Branch NZSG) [10 February 2018]; Temuka Leader, 19 August 1922 (Papers Past) [06 February 2018]

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