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WWI 51333 AWMM
24 September 1894 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Riverton
, Southland Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
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Mrs M. Cavanagh (mother), Tuatapere, Southland, New Zealand AWMM
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- Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
- Height, WWI AWMM
5' 10" AWMM
John Cavanagh was the son of Michael and Mary Cavanagh, of Papatotara, Southland, New Zealand.
Embarked Wellington, 9 June 1917; disembarked Devonport, England, 16 August 1917, and marched in to 5th Reserve Bn, Tidworth.
Proceeded overseas to France, 18 October 1917; joined B Company, 3rd Bn, in the field, 25 October 1917.
Killed in action, 4 October 1918.
Parents: Michael and Mary Cavanagh, Papatotara, Southland AWMM
Railways Roll of Honour board. Wellington Railway Station, Pipitea, Wellington 6011. Image provided by John Halpin 2017, CC BY John Halpin 2017. AWMM
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- New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
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- NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
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