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Full Name
Ernest Michael Casey
Rank Last Held
Corporal
Forename(s)
Ernest Michael
Surname
Casey
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
21/43
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Sergeant
Occupation before Enlistment
Clerk
Next of Kin
Mrs T.M. Casey (mother), Avon Street, Island Bay, Wellington, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit
Army Pay Department
Embarkation Date
1 April 1916
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Maunganui or Tahiti
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Nominal Roll Number
28
Page on Nominal Roll
27
Campaigns
Western Front
Last Unit Served
Canterbury Infantry Regiment
Place of Death
Wellington, New Zealand
Date of Death
17 November 1918
Year of Death
1918
Cemetery Name
Karori Cemetery, Wellington, New Zealand
Grave Reference
60. G. R.C.
Biographical Notes
Ernest Casey was the son of Mrs. T. M. Casey, of Wellington, New Zealand. Served on the Western Front, 1916-17.
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Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1917
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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