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Eric Sargisson

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  • Title
    Trooper Public - Sally - Other relative - 11 November 2017 - Military Personnel File
  • Forenames
    • Eric AWMM
    • Tudway Public - Sally - Other relative - 11 November 2017 - Birth certificate
  • Surname
    Sargisson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    11/820 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    4 March 1892 Public - Sally - Other relative - 11 November 2017 - Birth Certificate & Military Personnel File
  • Place of birth
    Porangahau, Hawkes Bay Public - Sally - Other relative - 11 November 2017 - Birth Certificate
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Unknown AWMM Porangahau, New Zealand AWMM
    • Porangahau, Hawkes Bay Public - Sally - Other relative - 11 November 2017 - Military Personnel File & Family Papers
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • G.N. Sargison, Porangahau, New Zealand AWMM
    • G. M. Sargisson Public - Sally - Other relative - 11 November 2017 - Family Papers
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 December 1914 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    11/820 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 AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Eric Sargisson was the son of George Metheringham Sargisson and Agnes Sargisson, of Porangahau, New Zealand. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    13 September 1915 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta AWMM B. X. 2. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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  • ANZAC Day 2019. Dear Ric, your sacrifice will never be forgotten and nor will you! With love always from your sister Cara's familyxxx
    Public - Sally - Other relative - 25 April 2019
  • Remembering you always dear Ric and grateful beyond words for your service to New Zealand. Your great-niece Sally and all of Cara's family.
    Public - Sally - Other relative - 25 April 2018
  • Remembrance Day 2017. Thinking of you especially today dear Ric and remembering your suffering and sacrifice as you fought so bravely on Gallipoli in 1915 Remembering also your parents, brother and sisters who missed you so much throughout their lives. Your large extended family today all deeply regret your loss. Remembering you always. Cara's granddaughter Sally.
    Public - Sally - Other relative - 11 November 2017
  • I am the daughter of Roy & Norma Steele, Grand-Daughter of Elise (nee Sargisson) & Jack Steele . I am so proud to be able to say that my Great Uncle made the ultimate sacrifice for his family & country, but would have loved to have known this extremely brave & courageous man. A life cut way too short, but such an amazing story to be able to pass onto my sons.
    Public - Julieanne - Direct descendant - 20 October 2015
  • Wow such an overwhelming experience going through the Galipolli exhibition at Te Papa. (I am the youngest daughter of Greg, Eric is my fathers grandmothers mother/my fathers great uncle, Elsie is my great great grandmother and was Eric's sister) the realisation of what happened and my ancestor who was so very brave. I shed a few tears and will always remember Eric. Thank you for the lovely stories of this amazing man, stories I can hand onto my children and hold in my heart. I lay a poppy yesterday at this exhibition and I lay another today. May we always remember xox
    Public - Kelly Ana - Other Relative - 26 August 2015
  • Still so sadly missed by your family almost 100 years after your death in hospital in Malta from severe injuries received during the fighting for Hill 60 on Gallipoli. Such a waste of a young and promising life and such a devastating loss for your parents and siblings. As your father so movingly wrote: I know we should not grieve unduly for Ric who has only gone on before us; his kindly nature and cheerful disposition makes it hard to realise that we shall never again hear his voice and that only his memory remains with us. We shall never forget him, he will live in our memories until our days are ended. One hundred years later he is still not forgotten!
    Public - Sally - Other Relative - 3 May 2015
  • We remember Eric ("Ric" ) through our family connections . Ric was my great uncle. He was very much loved by his family and greatly missed.My grandfather was Ric's brother Bertram ( "Bert"). Ric's grand niece( Sally Erwood- Carryer) has done a lot of research and has written a book on Ric's life before and during the war. Murray Sargisson Auckland
    Public - Murray - Other Relative - 2 May 2015
  • Never realised the significance of Eric's sacrifice until now, 100 years later. Wasn't spoken about by his sister (my grandmother Elsie) 27 years old is too young. A grave in Malta is far from NZ. I hope someone lays a poppy for him, otherwise this written note shows that we do remember. Greg
    Public - greg - Other Relative - 24 April 2015



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11 November 2017SallyMorley, Western AustraliaOther relative
20 October 2015JulieanneBrisbane, AustraliaDirect descendant
03 May 2015SallyPerth, Western AustraliaOther Relative
02 May 2015MurrayAucklandOther Relative
24 April 2015gregrotorua new zealandOther Relative