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Full Name
Geoffrey Erle Fraser
Rank Last Held
Trooper
Forename(s)
Geoffrey Erle
Surname
Fraser
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
11/254
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Trooper
Next of Kin
C.T. Fraser (brother), Timaru, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Takapu Street, Waipiro Bay, New Zealand
Military District
Wellington
Body on Embarkation
Main Body
Embarkation Unit
Wellington Mounted Rifles
Embarkation Date
16 October 1914
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Orari
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Page on Nominal Roll
245
Last Unit Served
Wellington Mounted Rifles
Place of Death
Malta
Date of Death
20 September 1915
Age at Death
26
Year of Death
1915
Cause of Death
Died of wounds
Cemetery Name
Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta
Grave Reference
B. XIII. 5.
Biographical Notes
Geoffrey Fraser was the son of Charlton S. and Minnie Fraser, of Timaru, New Zealand. His brother Capt. D. P. Fraser also fell.
Archives NZ source
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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