MANDER, Guy Jeffery
(Service number 75114)

First Rank Trooper Last Rank


Date 1 December 1889 Place of Birth Bay of Islands

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment C/o B. N. Carpenter, Te Puke, Tauranga
Occupation Stockman
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Mrs Annie Jeffery MANDER (mother), St Heliers Bay, Auckland
Religion Church of England
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 40th Reinforcements, Mounted Rifles Brigade
Date 11 October 1918
Transport Moeraki
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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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 6 January 1966 Age 76 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Karori Crematorium, Wellington
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Guy Jeffery Mander was born on 1 December 1889 in the Bay of Islands, the eldest son of John and Annie Jeffery (née Shaw) Mander. Guy was educated at Fairlie, Andersons Bay (Dunedin) and Motueka schools. It was while the family was residing at Fairlie that John Mander, an accountant, died – 26 October 1894 - and was buried in the Fairlie Cemetery. Mrs John Mander provided private lodgings at Fairlie in 1897. Guy Mander married Ida May Brandon on 10 March 1927 at St George’s Church, Frankton Junction. He died on 6 January 1966 at Waikanae, aged 76 years, and was cremated at Karori Crematorium, Wellington. His brother, Lionel John Mander, also served in World War I, and another brother, Reginald Rex Mander, enlisted. Guy, Lionel and Reginald were nephews of Frederick Shaw who served in World War I.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [19 June 2020]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [19 June 2020]; School Admission records [19 June 2020]; Karori Crematorium record (Wellington City Council) [21 June 2020]

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