GROGAN, Peter Gabriel
(Service number 6/2144)

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Date 23 July 1893 Place of Birth Waitotara

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment J. Tait, Holme Station, Timaru
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Miss M. GROGAN (cousin), 88 London Street, Wanganui
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation 6th Reinforcements
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Canterbury Infantry Battalion
Date 14 August 1915
Transport Willochra
Embarked From Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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Military Awards

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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


Date 20 December 1967 Age 74 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Hamilton Park Cemetery
Memorial Reference RSA Section
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Peter Gabriel Grogan is thought to have been the son of John and Alice Agnes Grogan. He married Florence Ruth Frances Dorothy Roy in 1926. Florence died on 15 October 1954 and is buried in Hamilton East Cemetery.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [07 May 2019]; Hamilton Cemeteries records (Hamilton City Council) [14 May 2019]

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