ROGERS, Arthur David
(Service number 47179)

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Date 24 June 1889 Place of Birth Temuka

Enlistment Information

Date 24 January 1917 Age 27 years
Address at Enlistment Temuka
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs M. ROGERS (mother), Temuka
Religion Church of England
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Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

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Date 31 July 1963 Age 74 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Purewa Crematorium, Auckland
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Arthur David Rogers was the second son of William Henry (Henry) and Margaret Fanny (Fanny, née Bryan) Rogers. He was educated at Temuka School. Arthur married Bery Selfe in 1939. His brother Francis Cecil Rogers served in World War I.


NZBDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [05 February 2020]; School Admission records (South Canterbury Branch NZSG) [05 February 2020]; Purewa Cremation record [05 February 2020]

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