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Full Name
Garfield Cornelius Jessop
Rank Last Held
Trooper
Forename(s)
Garfield Cornelius
Surname
Jessop
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
9/576
First Known Rank
Trooper
Next of Kin
E. Jessop (father), Hope, Nelson, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
25 Home Street, Wellington, New Zealand
Military District
Wellington
Body on Embarkation
Main Body
Embarkation Unit
Otago Mounted Rifles
Embarkation Date
16 October 1914
Place of Embarkation
Port Chalmers, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Ruapehu or Hawkes Bay
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Page on Nominal Roll
369
Last Unit Served
Otago Mounted Rifles
Place of Death
Gallipoli, Turkey
Date of Death
27 August 1915
Year of Death
1915
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Memorial Name
Hill 60 (New Zealand) Memorial, Hill 60 Cemetery, Turkey
Biographical Notes
Son of Mr. and Mrs. E. Jessop, of Hope, Nelson.
Description of Image
Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1916
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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