Ernest Walter Gambling Unknown date of birth - Died 3 July 1916 PDF Print Share Key details Service number12/3020 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Private AWMMAuckland Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1916 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesErnest Walter AWMM SurnameGambling AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number12/3020 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 birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW1 Railway employee AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Railway-Station, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationEdward Gambling (father), Paeroa, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 15 Aug 1914 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM CampaignsSamoa AWMM1914-1919 Western Front AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number12/3020 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 HMNZT 1 or HMNZT 2 AWMMVessel was Moeraki or Monowai AWMMPrivate AWMMAuckland Infantry Battalion AWMMSamoan Advance Party AWMMWW1 7th Reinforcements 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 AWMMAuckland Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Ernest Gambling was the son of Edward and Emily Gambling, of Paeroa, New Zealand. Also served in Samoa. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death22 AWMM Date of death3 July 1916 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathSomme, Northern France, France AWMM Death notesSomme, France AWMM Cemetery nameCite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres, France AWMM Grave referenceII. C. 23. AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Ernest Walter Gambling by laying a poppy. William Gamble Alfred Ashley Gambling Ernest Walter Gambling Sidney Herbert Gambling Joseph Gambrazzi Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Ernest Walter Gambling Leave a note Contribute › Processing 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=16784784Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C43844Further ReferenceHMNZT 1 - Pull-thro' : with which is incorporated The Noumea nightmare, the Suva sendoff, and Samoa sun : the unofficial organ of the Advance Party of the N.Z. Expeditionary Force, Apia, Samoa. -- [Apia, Samoa] : Literary Committee of the Advance Party of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force : 1914-http://www.aucklandmuseum.com/collections-research/collections/record/am_library-catalogq40-82293Further Reference'Railway workers' obituaries', URL: http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/war/nz-railways-ww1/obituaries, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 22-Dec-2015http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/war/nz-railways-ww1/obituariesFurther 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. AWMMPage No: 253 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.