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Walter CLARK + Catherine McKERCHAR - Invercargill

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from WOODLAND marriages 1864 - 1920

* Walter CLARK aged 33
married 1 November 1900 to:
* Catherine McKERCHAR aged 23
NOTE
Walter was the 8th of 13 children of James CLARK + Elizabeth GRAHAM of Ohoka


- the known children of WALTER & CATHERINE:
... 1
1902 - 1970 James Ernest 'Jack' Clark

- James married Margaret Winifred howie (1921-1994)
JAMES died 15 Dec 1970 aged 68
MARGARET died 17 nov 1994 aged 73
- they are buried Plot 1083, Block 39 at Eastern cemetery, Invercargill


... 2
1903 - 1975 Frank Gladstone Clark
- Frank married Bertha Agnes SADLIER (1905-1995) in 1928


... 3
1907 - Rita Lyndhurst Clark
- Rita married Douglas Farquharson LECKIE in 1929 as his 2nd wife
RITA died in the Bay of Islands 7 June 1994 aged 86
- she is buried Plot 255A, Block 23 at Eastern cemetery Invercargill with:
* her husband Douglas (1897-1969)
* 3 day old son of Rita & Douglas, Graham Leckie (19 Sep 1934)
* Douglas's 1st wife Catherine Campbell Leckie (nee McEwan 1895-1926)
NOTE Lieutenant-Colonel 18399, Douglas Farquharson Leckie, Served in WWI in Canterbury Mounted Rifle Regiment, Anzac Mounted Division from 1916-1919. In WWII he was Commanding Officer of the 23rd Battalion from August 1940 until March 1941, and from May 1941 until June 1942. He also commmanded 75 Sub -Area in the Middle East from August 1942 until March 1944
* Mentioned in Despatches (MiD)
* Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE)
* Efficiency Decoration (ED)
* awarded the O.B.E.
* read also Whose fault was failure on Crete?


... 4
1909 - 1965 Mina Rosewill Clark
- Mina was a Spinster
- in 1935 & 1938 she was living at 32 Catherine street, South Dunedin


... 5
1911 - ? Margaret Graham Clark


* Walter died 15 Sep 1951 aged 84
* Catherine died 6 Nov 1967 aged 90
- their last address was Lorn street, Invercargill
- they are buried Plot 224, Block 34 at Eastern Cemetery



PHOTO
Plot 224, Block 34 at Eastern cemetery Invercargill

HEADSTONE READS:
In loving memory of
Walter, Loved husband of Catherine Clark
Who died 15th Sep 1951 Aged 84 years
Also the above
Catherine, Died 6th Nov 1967 Aged 90 years
PLAGUE READS:
*Christina McKerchar
Died 9th Aug 1955 Aged 68 years
*Christina Gillow McKerchar, daughter of James McKerchar & Margaret Gillanders

Surnames: CLARK GILLANDERS howie LECKIE MCKERCHAR SADLIER
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on 2013-01-18 06:04:36

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