Sapper

Garland Oswald Morgan

Conflict: 
WW1
Additional Information: 

Only son of Tom and Mary A. Henry Morgan, of Hawera, New Plymouth, New Zealand.

References:
  • CWGC
  • Archives New Zealand
NZ WAR GRAVES
CONTRIBUTED

Public Contributions:

I have a copy of Garland's diary. I visited Garland's grave in Quinn's Post cemetery in 2001 with well known Turkish guide Capt Ali Efe.

Personal Tributes:

Casualty

Service Number: 
4/558
Name:
Garland Oswald Morgan
Rank: 
Sapper
Date of Birth:
14 February 1892
Next of Kin: 
Mrs Mary Amelia Morgan, 35 Wilson Street, Hawera, New Zealand
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Enlistment Address: 
Bealey Street, Saint Albans, New Zealand
Occupation on Enlistment:
Clerk
Armed Force: 
Army
Unit:
New Zealand Engineers

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Killed in action
Date of Death:
11 May 1915
Day of Death:
Tuesday
Age at Death: 
22
Conflict: 
WW1

Embarkation Details

Embarkation Body:
Main Body
Embarkation Place:
Wellington, New Zealand
Embarkment Date:
16 October 1914
Transport:
HMNZT 3
Vessel:
Maunganui
Destination:
Suez, Egypt

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph Online, Auckland War Memorial Museum

Cemetery

Cemetery Reference: 
A. 27.
Cemetery Location: 
Turkey
Garland Oswald Morgan
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