Robert Henry Halligan Born 11 September 1887 - PDF Print Share Key details Service number6/3335 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rank WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 295 - No known copyright restricti … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesRobert Henry AWMM SurnameHalligan AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number6/3335 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 birth11 September 1887 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Place of birthVictoria, Australia Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Birth notes Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Reefton, Westland, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationT. Halligan (brother), Bonnie Doon, Victoria, Australia AWMM Relationship statusPre 13 Nov 1915 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number6/3335 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsDistinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) AWMMMilitary Medal (MM) AWMM1914-1915 Star AWMMBritish War Medal (1914-1920) AWMMVictory Medal AWMM Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 13 November 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 35 or HMNZT 36 AWMMVessel was Willochra or Tofua AWMMPrivate AWMMCanterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM8th Reinforcements AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesHeight, WWI AWMM5'7.5" AWMMWeight, WWI AWMM137 lb AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rank Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Disembarked Egypt, 20 December 1915; joined Canterbury Infantry Bn, Ismailia, 9 January 1916.Embarked Port Said to join the British Expeditionary Force, France, 6 April 1916.Found guilty, 20 October 1916, of (1) being in Paris Plage and producing a false pass, and (2) being in possession of firearms and ammunition: forfeited 5 days' pay.Appointed Temporary Lance Corporal, 27 October 1916.Admitted to No 2 NZ Field Ambulance, 20 November 1916 (influenza); transferred to NZ Division Rest Station, 23 November 1916; rejoined Bn, in the field, 29 November 1916.Appointed Lance Corporal, 27 December 1916.Admitted to No 7 General Hospital, St Omer, 1 March 1917 (mumps); transferred to No 4 Stationary Hospital, 19 March 1916; discharged to duty, 24 March 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 26 March 1917.Admitted to No 2 NZ Field Ambulance, 2 May 1917 (myalgia), and transferred same day to 15th Casualty Clearing Station; to 2nd Australian General Hospital, 30 May 1917; discharged to No 1 Convalescent Depot, Boulogne, 5 June 1917; to NZ Base Depot, Etaples, 11 June 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 25 June 1917.Promoted Corporal, 12 October 1917.Awarded Military Medal, 15 October 1917.Appointed Lance Sergeant, 13 November 1917; promoted Sergeant, 5 December 1917.Detached to School of Instruction, 9 December 1917; rejoined Bn, 16 December 1917.Wounded in action, 24 December 1917, and admitted to No 3 NZ Field Ambulance, 25 December 1917; transferred same day to 10th Casualty Clearing Station; to 55th General Hospital, Boulogne, 27 December 1917; to England, 2 January 1918, and admitted same day to No 1 NZ General Hospital, Brockenhurst (contused back, left thigh); to NZ Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 28 February 1918; to NZ Convalescent Depot, Codford, 17 April 1918.Awarded Distinguished Conduct Medal.Admitted to No 3 NZ General Hospital, Codford, 7 June 1918 (bronchitis); classified 'unfit' by Medical Board, 11 July 1918, and placed on NZ Roll.Commenced return to New Zealand from Southampton, 31 July 1918; transshipped to HS 'Marama', Marseilles, France; discharged, 10 February 1919 (no longer physically fit for War Service: chronic pulmonary disease).Total war service: 3 years 172 days (of which 2 years 215 days were abroad)Medals: Distinguished Conduct Medal, Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal AWMM Read more Death About death Contribute › Age at death Date of death Cause of death Place of death Death notes Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Robert Henry Halligan by laying a poppy. Lindsay Halligan Percival John Halligan Robert Henry Halligan Stanley Raymond Halligan Valentine Halligan Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Robert Henry Halligan Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=16790498Further ReferenceNew Zealand Electronic Text Collection topic pagehttp://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/name-416642.htmlFurther ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C44993Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMPage No: 295 AWMMNZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.