Francis Athol Cimino Unknown date of birth - Died 8 August 1915 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number8/2261 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMOtago Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 125 - No known copyright restricti … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesFrancis Athol AWMM SurnameCimino AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number8/2261 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 Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMEastbourne, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationLeo Cimino (brother), Baker's Buildings, Featherston Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 15 August 1914 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns1915-1916 AWMMGallipoli AWMMGallipoli, Turkey AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number8/2261 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM15 August 1914 AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMMHMNZT 1 , HMNZT 2 AWMMWellington, New Zealand, Apia, Western Samoa AWMMWW1 AWMM17 April 1915 AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM17 April 1915 AWMMHMNZT 21 , HMNZT 22 , HMNZT 23 AWMMWellington, New Zealand, Suez, Egypt AWMMDeparted - 17 April 1915 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM15 August 1914 AWMMSamoan Advance Party AWMMOtago Infantry Battalion AWMMMoeraki or Monowai AWMMPrivate AWMMWW1 AWMM17 April 1915 AWMM4th Reinforcements AWMMWillochra or Knight Templar or Waitomo 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 AWMMPrivate AWMMOtago Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Salvatore and Elizabeth J. Cimino, of Eastbourne, Wellington. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death22 AWMM Date of death8 August 1915 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathGallipoli, Turkey AWMM Death notesGallipoli, Turkey AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameChunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM Memorial referencePanel 15 AWMM Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Francis Athol Cimino by laying a poppy. Thomas Chute Charles Thomas Cimino Francis Athol Cimino Leo Sigismund Cimino Beth Elvira Ciochetto Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Francis Athol Cimino Leave a note Contribute › Processing Francis Athol Cimino – but always known as Peter was last seen on the night of 6th August before he was killed. He died sometime between 6th and 8th August – it is probably nearer the 8th as it is thought he lived to go to the final assault on Rhododendron Ridge. The last person who lived to tell the tale saw him on the night of 6 8 15. Francis / Peter sailed on 15 8 1914 with 1413 others from NZ to Apia, Samoa via Fiji. The contingent re- took the Island Upolu as requested by London, from the German occupiers. They claimed the land for King George V. In August 1914 Francis was single and he enlisted at Eastbourne in Wellington. Otago Infantry Battalion/ Regiment. N.Z.E.F- Serial no 8/2261 (8 stand for Otago Infantry). On 14 August 1914 Francis left Wellington in a contingent of 1413 , to go to Apia in Samoa (Samoan Advance Party They travelled via Fiji landing at Apia on 29th Aug Public - - - 24 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=21894236Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMPage No: 125 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.