(Service number 74380)
|First Rank||Last Rank|
|Date||29 December 1892||Place of Birth||Waimate|
|Address at Enlistment||Oxford Street, Waimate|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mrs Maria CLEARY (mother), Oxford Street, Waimate|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
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Prisoner of War Information
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||18 July 1939||Age||46 years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Waimate Old Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||Plot 465|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Michael Cleary was the second son of Irish-born Thomas and Maria (née Fahey) Cleary. His brother Francis was also called up.
NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [16 December 2018]; Waimate Cemetery headstone transcription (NZSG cemetery records) [16 December 2018]
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Teresa Scott, SC branch NZSG
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