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The following was compiled from the list of the theatres and cinemas published on the Canterbury Film Society's website. They
Arthur Judge was a man who served in the First World War in the New Zealand Medical Corps, including surviving
McLeans Mansion was built for Allan McLean (1822-1977), one of the wealthiest men in Canterbury in his day. McLean was
Keith Melvyn Little (service no.15/58) was a soldier in the First World War
This building known as Santa Barbara, was designed by architect Francis Willis and built in 1936. It has a Category 2
William John Tidyman (Service Number 2/1105) enlisted for the First World War with a Peterborough Street address.
Robert Heaton Livingstone (service no. 6/86) was a soldier in the First World War with links to Christchurch
George Basil Lee Porter (service no. 6/122) was a soldier in the First World War with links to Christchurch
Cecil Fothergill MacMullen (service no. 6/1007) was a soldier in the First World War with links to Christchurch
Charles Constantine Massey (service no. 6/969) was a soldier in the First World War with links to Christchurch
John Erwin (Service no. 6/953) was a First World War soldier.
Cyril Haynes Ballantyne (Service no. 6/13) was a First World War soldier.
Robert John Petre (Service no. 6/816) was a First World War soldier.
Francis Gerald Ramsbottom-Isherwood (Service no. 6/73) was a First World One soldier
In 2016 Christchurch City Council offered residents the opportunity to submit an image to be used on the cover of
Annie Pattrick was a young woman with links to New Brighton who served in the First World War as a
Mary Winifred White was a young woman with links to New Brighton who served in the First World War as
Waimairi Cemetery opened in 1911. The cemetery is divided into three distinct areas which are separated by the internal road.
Yaldhurst Cemetery opened in 1887 and is still open for full burials. The cemetery is in a quiet rural setting
Church Cemeteries in the Christchurch Area This list is incomplete and currently just lists the Cemeteries that have content on
Lyttelton Catholic Cemetery also known as the Lyttelton Cemetery was opened in 1873.
Lyttelton Anglican Cemetery also known as Lyttelton Public Cemetery
On one of the walls at College House, in Waimairi Road, there is a plaque to remember those men who
William Moore (Service Number 29046) enlisted for the First World War with a Peterborough Street address
Pearce Harman Way (service no. 48119) was a young man with links to St. Augustine's Anglican Church, Cashmere, who fought
Gordon Wilson Moore (Service number 7/2082) enlisted for the First World War with a Peterborough Street address.