Ralph Morton Amundsen Born 9 February 1894 - Died 8 May 1915 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number10/878 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Private AWMMWellington Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesRalph Morton AWMM SurnameAmundsen AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number10/878 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionChurch of England, Christian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth9 February 1894 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Place of birthWoodville, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Birth notes Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Owhango, King Country, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationAlbert Bernard Amundsen (father), Owhango, King Country, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 16 Oct 1914 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns1914-1916 Egypt AWMM1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMMGallipoli, Turkey AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number10/878 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards1914-1915 Star AWMMBritish War Medal (1914-1920) AWMMVictory Medal AWMM Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMMAuckland, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 16 Oct 1914-3 December 1914 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 7 or HMNZT 10 AWMMVessel was Arawa or Limerick AWMMPrivate AWMM; Wellington Infantry Battalion AWMM; Main Body 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 AWMMHeight, WWI AWMM5' 9" AWMMWeight, WWI AWMM154 lb AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Private AWMMWellington Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Albert Bernard and Annie Mabel Amundsen, of Waharoa, Hamilton.Private Amundsen was presumed killed in action at the Daisy Patch after being reported missing on 8 May 1915.Listed on AWMM Hall of Memories as AmunsdenEmbarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 12 April 1915.Reported missing, 8 August 1915.Board of Enquiry, held at Moascar Camp, Ismailia, concluded 'Now believed to be dead'.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory MedalParents: A.B. and Annie Mabel Amundsen, Waharoa, Hamilton AWMM Read more Death About death Contribute › Age at death19 AWMM Date of death8 May 1915 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathDaisy Patch, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM Death notesDaisy Patch, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial nameTwelve Tree Copse (New Zealand) Memorial, Twelve Tree Copse Cemetery, Helles, Turkey AWMMAuckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMMWoodville War Memorial, Fountaine Square, Woodville, New Zealand AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Ralph Morton Amundsen by laying a poppy. Arthur Amundsen Harold Amundsen Ralph Morton Amundsen Stanley Leslie Amundsen Alfred Edwin Amundson Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Ralph Morton Amundsen Leave a note Contribute › Processing In memory of my Uncle. who I didn't meet but thankful for his sacrifice so we live peacefully. Public - Mina Jean - Other Relative - 20 April 2015 Report My father's eldest brother. An uncle we never met, but will always remember. Public - Margaret Anne - Other Relative - 20 April 2015 Report I will never forget you even though u never knew me, thank you Public - Anne Shevahn - Other Relative - 17 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=22269838Further ReferenceWoodville Pioneer Museum, 1079 McLean Street, Woodvillehttp://www.nzmuseums.co.nz/account/3100Further ReferenceMinistry for Culture and Heritage Woodville War Memorialhttp://www.nzhistory.net.nz/media/photo/woodville-war-memorialFurther ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C233Further 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. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMVol1: 12 AWMMNZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 20 April 2015Margaret AnneAucklandOther Relative 17 April 2015Anne ShevahnRotorua NZOther Relative Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.