Rupert Sydney Taucher Unknown date of birth - Died 24 November 1917 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number33476 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Private AWMMWellington Infantry Regiment, 3rd Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait, Weekly News - No known copyright restrictions AWMM View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesRupert Sydney AWMM SurnameTaucher AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number33476 AWMM Gender Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW1 Labourer AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs Ellen Taucher (mother), Francis Line, Carterton, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number33476 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 21 Jan 1917-27 March 1917 AWMM to Plymouth, Devon, England AWMM HMNZT 74 AWMMVessel was Ulimaroa AWMMPrivate AWMM; 21st Reinforcements, Wellington Infantry Battalion, B Company AWMM; New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Private AWMMWellington Infantry Regiment, 3rd Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Rupert Taucher was the son of Robert and Helen Taucher, of Belvedere Rd., Carterton, New Zealand, and the brother of Archibald Taucher 27984 who also died in WW1. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death22 AWMM Date of death24 November 1917 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathYpres, Belgium AWMM Death notesYpres, Belgium AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial nameButtes New British Cemetery (NZ) Memorial, Polygon Wood, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Rupert Sydney Taucher by laying a poppy. Alexander Goldie Taubman Archibald Jameson Taucher Rupert Sydney Taucher Jack Herbert Taueki Joseph Taueki Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Rupert Sydney Taucher Leave a note Contribute › Processing Hello Uncle Rupert. Thanks for looking out for your youngest brother or I wouldn't be here today to thank you for your service. Lots of Love, Becca. Public - Rebecca - Direct descendant - 20 January 2016 Report Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=7823975Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C15478Further ReferenceRoll of Honour, Auckland Province (digital copy), 1914 - 1919, Auckland War Memorial Museum Library, MS-2016-2http://www.aucklandmuseum.com/collections-research/collections/record/am_library-manuscriptsandarchives-11061Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM52: 10 AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 20 January 2016RebeccaAuckland, New ZealandDirect descendant Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.