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Robert Stanley Black

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  • Service number
    9/2048 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Canterbury Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Robert Stanley AWMM
  • Surname
    Black AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    9/2048 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    23 August 1893 AWMM
  • Place of birth
    Arrowtown, Otago, New Zealand AWMM
  • Birth notes
    Arrowtown, Otago, New Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW1 Banker AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs E.L. Black (mother), 57 Prince Albert Road, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    9/2048 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 04 Mar 1916-8 April 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 47 or HMNZT 48 AWMM
    Vessel was Willochra or Tofua AWMM
    Corporal AWMM
    10th Reinforcements, Otago Mounted Rifles, D Squadron AWMM
    New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Canterbury Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Robert Black was the son of Harry and Emily Black, of 6, Grant St., Dunedin.

    All Black in 1914 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    22 AWMM
  • Date of death
    21 September 1916 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Somme, Northern France, France AWMM
  • Death notes
    Somme, France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Memorial name
    • Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial, Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France AWMM
    • St Matthew's Church, Dunedin Public - Sarah - 22 April 2015 - Plaque in ANZAC chapel
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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