Philip Felton McRae

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Philip Felton McRae

Birthplace: Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: Died in France
Cause of death: Killed in action
Immediate Family:

Son of George Richard McRae and Mary Ann McRae
Brother of Donald Flinders McRae; Douglas McRae; Dora Beatrice McRae; Bertha Winifred McRae; Gwendoline Jessie McRae and 1 other

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About Philip Felton McRae

Philip Felton MCRAE

  • Date of birth: 10 October 1891
  • Date of death: 12 October 1917
  • Place of birth: Palmerston North, Manawatu
  • Awards: 1914-15 Star; British War Medal; Victory Medal
  • Occupation: Farmer
  • Last known residence: Wellsford, North Auckland
  • Cause of death: Killed in action
  • Place of death: France
  • Buried where: Tyne Cot Cemetery, Belgium XXXIX.A.12
  • Spouses name: Unmarried
  • Fathers name: George Richard McRae
  • Mothers name: Mary Anne (Winnie née Heighway)
  • Siblings: Donald Flinders , Douglas, Dora Beatrice, Bertha Winifred, Gwendoline Jessie, and Kenneth Seymour
  • Date of arrival overseas: 18 Nov 1915
  • Theatres of war: Egyptian 1915-16; Egyptian 1916; Western European 1916-1917
  • Surname: MCRAE
  • War memorial: Not recorded Locally
  • Place enlisted: Trentham
  • Christian names: Philip Felton
  • Place of arrival overseas: Egypt
  • School: Tokomaru 14 August 1899 - 14 December 1905; High School *Palmerston North
  • Wars: WW1
  • Service number: 24/15
  • Religion: C of E
  • Date enlisted: 1 May 1915
  • Final rank: Captain
  • Regiment or service: NZ Rifle *Brigade 2nd Bn 3rd
  • Embarkation date: 9 October 1915
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October 10, 1891
Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
October 12, 1917
Age 26