Henry Foster Born 3 July 1886 - Died 16 December 1916 PDF Print Share Key details Service number9/1163 AWMM9/1168 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Driver AWMMNew Zealand Field Artillery, 2 Division Ammunition Column AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 241 - No known copyright restricti … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesHenry AWMM SurnameFoster AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number9/1163 AWMM9/1168 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionPresbyterian, Christian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Report › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth3 July 1886 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Place of birthCromwell, Otago, New Zealand Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Birth notes Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Tarras, Otago, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs C. Foster (mother), Lowburn Ferry, Cromwell, Otago, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 14 Aug 1915 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMMGallipoli, Turkey AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number9/1163 AWMM9/1168 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Otago, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 14 Aug 1915-19 September 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 28 AWMMVessel was Tofua AWMMTrooper AWMMOtago Mounted Rifles AWMM6th Reinforcements 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 AWMMHeight, WWI AWMM5' 9" AWMMWeight, WWI AWMM164 lb AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Driver AWMMNew Zealand Field Artillery, 2 Division Ammunition Column AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Christina and the late Edward Foster, of Lowburn Ferry, OtagoOne of three brothers who died in service during the Great WarSerial Number appears as 9/1163 in Nominal Rolls, as 9/1168 in Archives New ZealandPosted to Otago Mounted Rifles Regiment, Mudros, 3 October 1915.Disembarked Alexandria, 25 December 1915 (general Gallipoli evacuation).Transferred to 4th Brigade Ammunition Column, 11 March 1916.Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 5 April 1916.Admitted to No 2 NZ Field Ambulance, 6 December 1916, and transferred to Casualty Clearing Station; to 3rd Canadian General Hospital, Boulogne, 8 December 1916 (lobar pneumonia).Died of disease, 16 December 1916 (broncho-pneumonia).Parents: Christina and the late Edward Foster, Lowburn Ferry, Otago AWMM Read more Death About death Contribute › Age at death30 AWMM Date of death16 December 1916 AWMM Cause of deathDied of Disease AWMM Place of deathFrance AWMM Death notesFrance AWMM Cemetery nameBoulogne Eastern Cemetery, Boulogne, France AWMM Grave referenceVIII. C. 195. AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Henry Foster by laying a poppy. Harry Percy Rae Foster Helen Brittan Foster Henry Foster Henry George Foster Henry George Foster Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Henry Foster Leave a note Contribute › Processing In loving memory of my grandmothers eldest brother. He was one of 3 brothers killed in WW1. I have in my procession his pay book, postcards sent from the front and photos. We will never forget. Public - Anna - Other Relative - 20 April 2015 Report Sources Sources Contribute › External linksArchives New Zealand.http://www.archway.archives.govt.nzSources UsedCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=21004336Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C43513Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMPage No: 241 AWMMNZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 20 April 2015AnnaChristchurch New ZealandOther Relative Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.