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Full Name
Charles Edward Stratford
Forename(s)
Charles Edward
Surname
Stratford
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
7/2157
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Trooper
Occupation before Enlistment
Upholsterer
Next of Kin
Mrs A. Stratford, (mother), 33 Suffolk Street, Linwood, Christchurch, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit
9th Reinforcements Canterbury Mounted Rifles, C Squadron
Embarkation Date
8 January 1916
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
HMNZT 37
Vessel
Maunganui
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Nominal Roll Number
21
Page on Nominal Roll
10
Campaigns
  • Battle of the Somme
  • Battle of Messines
Wounds and Diseases
Severely wounded in left thigh
Biographical Notes
Educated at the Marist Brothers School
Description of Image
Portrait, Casualty Notice The Star, 12 April 1918
Archives NZ source
Military personnel file
Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1917
  • The Star (Christchurch, N.Z.)

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