Arthur Albert Cotton Unknown date of birth - Died 3 December 1917 PDF Print Share Key details Service number57485 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Private AWMMCanterbury Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesArthur Albert AWMM SurnameCotton AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number57485 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birthAustralia AWMM Birth notesAustralia AWMM Occupation before enlistmentWW1 Bootmaker AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs M.A. Cotton (mother), 17 Moa Place, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number57485 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 15 Aug 1917-2 October 1917 AWMM to Glasgow, Scotland AWMM HMNZT 92 AWMMVessel was Ruahine AWMMCorporal AWMM29th Reinforcements, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, C 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 notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Private AWMMCanterbury Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Arthur Cotton was the son of Alfred and Martha Ann Cotton, of 25 Haast St., Linwood, Christchurch, New Zealand. Native of Australia. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death29 AWMM Date of death3 December 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 Arthur Albert Cotton by laying a poppy. Alfred Ernest Cotton Andrew Cotton Arthur Albert Cotton Arthur Edward Cotton Arthur Ernest Cotton Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Arthur Albert Cotton Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=21897875Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C3242Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM70: 10 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.