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Arthur Christian MacFarlane

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Arthur Christian AWMM
  • Surname
    MacFarlane AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    4090 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 1879 AWMM
    • 1879 Noel Smith Research Project
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM C/o Dr Murray, Birkenhead, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs A. Lang Murray (sister), C/o Dr Murray, Birkenhead, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 6 April 1901 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    South Africa Farmer/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
    Hospital Diseases , Wounds, South Africa AWMM
    Accidentally injured at Standerton, 19 June 1901 AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Grace Lees, married 1904; remarried in 1913 Florence Annie Pauling (died 15 June 1969, aged 80)

    fahter of three 2 sons: George and Duncan; and a daughter named Jessie

    Possibly born in 1879 in the United Kingdom.

    In 1905 he resided at Clarence Street, Ponsonby, then moved to Mountain Road, Mt Albert.

    By 1917 he resided in Te Atatu where he farmed.

    He is listed Reserve list in 1917 but was he was not called up for military service. AWMM
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Death

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  • Death
    • 23 December 1952 AWMM
      Age 73 AWMM
      AWMM
    • 23 December 1952 Noel Smith Research Project
      Age 73 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    • Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Block C, Section 28, Plot 3 AWMM
    • Waikumete Cemetery AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Stowers, R. (2002). Rough Riders at War: history of New Zealand's involvement in the Anglo-Boer war 1899-1902 and information on all members of the ten New Zealand contingents. Author: Hamilton, N.Z. AWMM
    • Stowers, R. (2002). Rough Riders at War: history of New Zealand's involvement in the Anglo-Boer war 1899-1902 and information on all members of the ten New Zealand contingents. Author: Hamilton, N.Z. AWMM
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith (2020-2021). AWMM

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