Among the recruits that left for Wellington on Monday evening were Stanford Rodgers, eldest son of of Mr D%n Rodgers, Ghorlton, and Willie Priest, second son of Mr Frank Priest, mail contractor, Little Akaloa. They both belong to tbe Infantry, and will reinforce tbe N.Z. Rifle Regiment known as the "Earl of Liverpool's Own." Stanford Rodgers was formerly employed in the Little Akaloa Dairy Factory, and at tbe close of tbe season enlisted and expected to join the Bth, but had to wait for tbe 9th Private William Priest has, for some three years, driven the mail cart, and has also been in the employ of Mr Simons, storekeeper in this district Hia eldest brother, Harold, has been at tbe front sines April 25tb, and as far as is known is quite well
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Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXV, Issue 3496, 15 October 1915
LITTLE AKALOA. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXV, Issue 3496, 15 October 1915
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