Person:Stanley Sandbrook (1)

Stanley Claude SANDBROOK
b.10 Mar 1897 Woodville, NZ
d.31 Jul 1971 Dannevirke, NZ
Facts and Events
Name Stanley Claude SANDBROOK
Alt Name Stan
Gender Male
Birth? 10 Mar 1897 Woodville, NZ
Marriage 27 Apr 1921 St Johns Anglican Church, Feildingto Rowena Lurline (Lurline) USMAR
Other? 29 Dec 1960 Divorced Marr 1
Death? 31 Jul 1971 Dannevirke, NZ
Reference Number? photo
Cremation? 2 Aug 1971 Palmerston North, NZ
Other? 23 Jul 1975 Divorced Marr 2

See Beaconsfield book: Substantial dugout 'den' 1919, p97. Left school at 13. First job loading metal at a metal pit - with his 1st weeks wages he bought his first ever pair of boots! Lied about his age to go to war. Sent to France in WW1. Dispatch rider on a motorbike. Was wounded by shrapnel a number of times (abdomen, some in head). Reg no. 34148, 2nd Canterbury Infantry, NZEF. Occupation: Farmer. When calling to visit Lurline, said he had come to see Cyril (her brother). School Committee 1924-1933. Set up Cribbage Club 27 Apr 1933, p59.