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Full Name
Eric Sargisson
Rank Last Held
Trooper
Forename(s)
Eric
Surname
Sargisson
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
11/820
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Trooper
Next of Kin
G.N. Sargison, Porangahau, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Porangahau, New Zealand
Military District
Wellington
Body on Embarkation
2nd Reinforcements
Embarkation Unit
Wellington Mounted Rifles
Embarkation Date
14 December 1914
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Verdala or Willochra or Knight of the Garter
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Page on Nominal Roll
642
Last Unit Served
Wellington Mounted Rifles
Place of Death
Malta to Gallipoli
Date of Death
13 September 1915
Year of Death
1915
Cause of Death
Died of wounds
Cemetery Name
Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta
Grave Reference
B. X. 2.
Biographical Notes
Eric Sargisson was the son of George Metheringham Sargisson and Agnes Sargisson, of Porangahau, New Zealand.
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Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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