Topic: John SWANEY

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Last NZ Employer: Seifert Flax Miller, Palmerston North.

Declared age: 36 years 2 months.

Complexion: Pale                                        Eyes: Blue.

Hair: Dark Brown                                         Height: 59 1/2

Weight: 152lb                                              Chest: 33 1/2 - 36.


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Date of birth:03/06/1881
Date of death:01/12/1917
Place of birth:Ashburton, Canterbury, New Zealand
Occupation:Flax Cutter
Last known residence:c/o Miranui Flax Mill, Shannon
Cause of death:Illness
Place of death:Wellington, NZ
Buried where:Karori Cemetery, Wellington, NZ. Area 11, Block AA, Row 05, Plot 019
Spouses name:Unmarried
Fathers name:John Swaney
Mothers name:Mary
War memorial:Shannon War Memorial and Featherston First World War Memorial
Christian names:John
Service number:62840
Final rank:Private
Regiment or service:NZ Training Unit
User reference:0.267