MARWICK, David Howley
(Service number 13460)

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Date 5 April 1894 Place of Birth Washdyke, Timaru

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Farm hand
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin D. MARWICK (father), Glenavy, South Canterbury
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 13th Reinforcements, J Company
Date 27 May 1916
Transport Tofua
Embarked From Destination
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

Service Medals
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations

Quarry worker


Date 14 August 1983 Age 89 years
Place of Death Dunedin
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

David Howley Marwick was the only son of David and Isabella (née Howley) Marwick. He had one sister. His mother died in 1895 at Washdyke. David returned to New Zealand in May 1919 per the "Carpentaria". David married Ivy Jane Gray in 1924.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [11 April 2019]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [10 April 2019]; Sun, 3 May 1919 (Papers Past) [08 April 2019]

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