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Charles Culverwell

Commemoration panel; and names of the Royal Artillery and those of 1st Battalion, 12th Regiment on the Rangiriri Memorial, Rangiriri Cemetery - No known copyright restrictions

Commemoration panel; and names of the Royal Artillery and those of 1st Battalion, 12th Regiment on t …


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    Charles AWMM
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    Culverwell AWMM
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    Male AWMM
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    Rangiriri (20 November 1863) AWMM
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    Army AWMM
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    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

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    • Listed as killed with gunshot wounds to the left chest in the Nominal Return of Killed and Wounded at Rangiriri, 20 November, 1863 (AJHR 1863)

      He married on 03 Feb 1863 Jane Sarah Rogers of Auckland.(Source: Public source, November 2015)

      The grooms name is incorrectly shown as Calverwell in the NZBDM Marriage Index, but as Culverwell in the NZSG Marriage Index 1836-1956 (Source: Public source, November 2015) AWMM
    • Married 03 Feb 1863 at Auckland, Jane Sarah ROGERS (abt 1842-1921), daughter of Richard ROGERS. Public - Robert Ivan - Other relative - 9 November 2015 - NZBDM Marriage Index 1863/7124 Jane Sarah Rogers - Charles Calverwell. (Misspelling acknowledged).
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About death

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  • Death
    20 November 1863 AWMM
    RangiririWaikato AWMM
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    • Rangiriri, Maori War & Early Settlers Cemetery Arch, Rangiriri Road, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
    • Rangiriri Memorial, Rangiriri Cemetery , Rangiriri Road, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
09 November 2015Robert IvanAuckland, New ZealandOther relative
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