Regimental number23/1806
OccupationFarm hand
Next of kinFather, Edward Sherman, Kaihu
Rank on embarkationRifleman
Unit nameNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 1915, 3rd Reinforcements of 1st Battalion, E Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Wellington on board HMNZT 38 Tahiti on 8 January 1916
Final rankPrivate
Final unit2nd Battalion, Auckland Infantry Regiment
FateKilled in Action 10 September 1916
Place of burialSerre Road Cemetery No. 2 (Plot XVI, Row G, Grave No 14), France
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Sarah Sherman, Kaihu, Northern Wairoa
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNominal Roll Vol. 2: Roll 15, p. 5