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Charles Cribb was the son of Mrs. M. Sowman of Shakespeare Bay, Picton, Blenheim; husband of Mrs. Cribb, of 16, Shakespeare St., Greymouth.
Gained Captain's commission on 5 August 1914 (Studholme 1928).
Promoted to Major on 25 April 1915 (Studholme 1928). AWMM
9 August 1915 AWMM
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- Lone Pine Memorial, Lone Pine Cemetery, Anzac, Turkey AWMM
- Marlborough War Memorial, 20 Seymour Street, Blenheim, 7201 AWMM
- Marlborough Great War Memorial, WW1 AWMM
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- Stowers, R. (2005). Bloody Gallipoli: the New Zealanders' story. Auckland, N.Z.: David Bateman. 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
- New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
Vol1: 161 AWMM
- Studholme, J. (1928). New Zealand Expeditionary Force record of personal services during the war of officers, nurses, and first-class warrant officers, and other facts relating to the N.Z.E.F. : unofficial but based on official records. Wellington, N.Z.: Government Printer. AWMM
Studholme, J. (1928). p. 90. AWMM
- Williams, E. (1918). A New Zealander's diary : Gallipoli and France, 1915-1917. Melbourne, Vic.: Melbourne Publishing Co. AWMM
Williams, E.P. (1918). P. 167. AWMM
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