Robert Cargill Unknown date of birth - Died 4 September 1918 PDF Print Share Key details Service number26035 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Private AWMMNew Zealand Infantry AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Name panels, Wellington Provincial Memorial, Karori Cemetery … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesRobert AWMM SurnameCargill AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number26035 AWMM Gender Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth01/08/1885 Public - Dennis Michael - Other Relative - 29 April 2015 - Sourced from the Military Personnel File 26035, document 'Attestation for General Service' made by Robert himself on 15/06/1917 Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW1 Labourer AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs J. Cargill (mother), 24 Buick Street, Petone, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number26035 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 10 Jul 1918-10 September 1918 AWMM to Plymouth, Devon, England AWMM HMNZT 107 AWMMVessel was RMS Tahiti AWMMPrivate AWMM40th Reinforcements, A Company AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of Disease, Cause of Death AWMMDied of disease AWMMCholera Public - Dennis Michael - Other Relative - 28 April 2015 - I am told by my mother, that her mother (who was Robert's neice) told her that Robert died of cholera on the ship going over to the war. I do not know how this news was related to my grandmother, but can only assume that after the war, someone let them know the cause of Roberts death. Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Private AWMMNew Zealand Infantry AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Robert Cargill was the son of Martin and Jemima Cargill, of 24, Buick St., Petone. Wellington.His brother, William Cargill (15699) also died in World War 1. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death Date of death4 September 1918 AWMM Cause of deathDied of Disease AWMM Place of death Death notesAt sea en route from New Zealand AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial nameWellington Provincial Memorial, Karori Cemetery, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Robert Cargill by laying a poppy. George David Cargill Richard Cargill Robert Cargill Robert Douglas Cargill Robert William Lawrence Cargill Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Robert Cargill Leave a note Contribute › Processing Robert Cargill was my great great uncle (i.e. my grandmothers fathers brother). My grandmother was involved in my and my siblings lives, but never talked about her father or his brothers. This year 2015, is the first year that we have discovered that Robert and his brother William served and died in WW1. I am glad that now we can say we "Remember Them", for their service to King and Country, and for their sacrifice. Public - Dennis Michael - Other Relative - 28 April 2015 Report Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=21892207Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C2298Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume IV. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM86: 4 AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 28 April 2015Dennis MichaelParaparaumu New ZealandOther Relative Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.