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Soldiers in First World War uniform

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47408 Private Samuel Ernest Cook (Bun) Labourer
8 Platoon, B Company 26 Reinforcements, Trentham
Sailed on ‘Willochra’ from Wellington, 9 June 1917
Next of kin: Mrs E Cook (mother) Redcliff, Ongaonga

49149 Private Samuel James Fletcher (Jim) Farmer
B Company 27 Reinforcements. Sailed on ‘Tahiti’ 12 June 1917
Next of kin: Mrs H Fletcher (mother) Pendle Hill, Ongaonga.

32113 Sergeant Samuel John Alder, Farmer
C Company 31 Reinforcements 4 Battalion Reserve Canterbury Regiment
Sailed on ‘Tahiti’ 16 November 1917
Next of kin: Mrs SJ Alder (wife), Hinerua, Hawke’s Bay

12/2798 Sergeant John Herbert Nicoll, Farm hand
F Company, 32 Reinforcements. Sailed on 21 November 1917
Next of kin: John Nicoll (father), Gwavas, Tikokino

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