condensed discuss document expanded export feedback print share remove reset document_white enquire_white export_white report_white
Online Cenotaph

Frank Reginald Wilson

-
  • Service number
    12/2616 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Second Lieutenant AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
Portrait of F. R. Wilson. Auckland Grammar School chronicle. 1916, v.4, n.2. Image has no known copyright restrictions.
Portrait of F. R. Wilson. Auckland Grammar School chronicle. … Read more

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frank Reginald AWMM
  • Surname
    Wilson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    12/2616 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

Contribute ›
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown 12 Pompallier Terrace, Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    John Wilson (father), 12 Pompallier Terrace, Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 Aug 1915 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

Contribute ›
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
    Battle of the Somme AWMM
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    12/2616 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

Contribute ›
  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

Contribute ›
  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

Contribute ›
  • Embarkation details
    WW1 14 August 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 27 or HMNZT 28 AWMM
    Vessel was Willochra or Tofua AWMM
    Sergeant AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Battalion AWMM
    6th Reinforcements AWMM

Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

Contribute ›
  • Medical notes
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

Contribute ›
  • Last rank
    WW1 Second Lieutenant AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

Contribute ›
  • Frank Wilson was the son of John and Elizabeth Wilson, of 12 Pompallier Terrace, Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand.

    All Black in 1910

    Attended Auckland Grammar School.

    Attended Auckland University College (now the University of Auckland). AWMM

Death

About death

Contribute ›
  • Age at death
    31 AWMM
  • Date of death
    19 September 1916 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of wounds AWMM
  • Place of death
    France AWMM
  • Death notes
    France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France AWMM
  • Grave reference
    II. B. 28. AWMM
  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary
    Obituary: Auckland Grammar School Chronicle. 1916. AWMM

Roll of Honour

Remember Frank Reginald Wilson by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Frank Reginald Wilson

Leave a note

Contribute ›

Sources

Sources

Contribute ›