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Athol Alexander Fergusson

  • Service number
    WWI 68351 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Fergie Public - Sarndra - 23 September 2018 - Funeral notice; paperspast portal via National Library of New Zealand
    https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/CHP19360727.2.133.5?items_per_page=10&page=2&phrase=2&query=athol+fergusson&sort_by=byDA
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Nominal Roll Vol 4 (Roll 82), Page: 14 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Athol Alexander AWMM
  • Surname
    Fergusson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Fergie Public - Sarndra - 23 September 2018 - Funeral notice; paperspast portal via National Library of New Zealand
    https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/CHP19360727.2.133.5?items_per_page=10&page=2&phrase=2&query=athol+fergusson&sort_by=byDA
  • Service number
    WWI 68351 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Presbyterian Public - Sarndra - 23 September 2018 - Military Personnel file

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    31 August 1897 Public - Sarndra - 23 September 2018 - Military Personnel file
  • Place of birth
    Gapes Valley, Geraldine, New Zealand Public - Sarndra - 23 September 2018 - Military Personnel file
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs B. Fergusson (mother), Pleasant Point, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 68351 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Farm hand/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • For further information see
    https://flic.kr/p/2bghRdL

    Married c1924 Rachel Gliddon REDDECLIFFE
    Only child Maurice died 1934 aged 9 and is buried in the same plot as Athol Public - Sarndra - 23 September 2018 - Own research

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    26 July 1936 Public - Sarndra - 23 September 2018 - Headstone
  • Age at death
    39 Public - Sarndra - 23 September 2018 - Headstone
  • Place of death
    Timaru, South Canterbury, New Zealand Public - Sarndra - 23 September 2018 - Death notice
    https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/CHP19360727.2.4?end_date=31-12-1939&items_per_page=10&page=6&query=fergusson+pleasant+point&sort_by=byDA&start_date=01-01-1934
  • Cause of death
    Sickness Public - Sarndra - 23 September 2018 - Death notice
    https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/CHP19360727.2.4?end_date=31-12-1939&items_per_page=10&page=6&query=fergusson+pleasant+point&sort_by=byDA&start_date=01-01-1934
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Waimairi Cemetery, 195 Grahams Road, Christchurch, New Zealand Public - Sarndra - 23 September 2018 - Personal visit
  • Grave reference
    Block: ME1 Plot: 14 Public - Sarndra - 23 September 2018 - Christchurch City Council online cemeteries database
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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23 September 2018SarndraAuckland, New ZealandOther
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