Please note – several headstones in Taruheru Cemetery Block 30 (from the 1970s and 1980s) have suffered damage due to a vehicle accident on 11 May 2021. Contact us for more information if your loved one is in this block.
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Details for Eric Mellor
|Denomination:||Roman Catholic Church|
|Date of Birth:||Unknown|
|Date of Death:||11 December 1934 (Tuesday)|
|Date of Burial:||13 December 1934 (Thursday)|
|Inscription:||Sacred to the memory of EDWARD THOMAS FORBES, beloved eldest son of Mary Lind, accidentally killed on Gray's Hill, 1 March 1917 aged 37 years. Rest in peace. Erected by his dear friend, W Gambirazzi; also of Sergt WILLIAM ROLAND FORBES, brother of the above, who died of wounds in France, 4 April 1918 aged 24 years. Duty nobly done. Inscribed by his mother, Mary Lind. ERIC H. MELLOR 55072 1st NZEF Rifle Brigade, CPL. died 11.12.1934, aged 39 years.|