Robert Foster Unknown date of birth - Died 4 August 1915 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number8/137 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMOtago Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesRobert AWMM SurnameFoster AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number8/137 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 Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMLowburn Ferry, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs Christina Foster (mother), Lowburn Ferry, Cromwell, Otago, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 16 October 1914 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number8/137 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMOtago, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM16 October 1914 AWMMPort Chalmers, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand AWMM16 October 1914 AWMMHMNZT 5 , HMNZT 9 AWMMPort Chalmers, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand, Suez, Egypt AWMMDeparted - 16 October 1914, Arrival - 3 December 1914 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM16 October 1914 AWMMMain Body AWMMOtago Infantry Battalion AWMMHawkes Bay or Ruapehu AWMMPrivate 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 Christina and the late Edward Foster, of Lowburn Ferry, Otago AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death21 AWMM Date of death4 August 1915 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathGallipoli, Turkey AWMM Death notesGallipoli, Turkey AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameShrapnel Valley Cemetery, Anzac, Turkey AWMM Grave referenceII. B. 4. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Robert Foster by laying a poppy. Raymond John Foster Reginald Foster Robert Foster Robert James Foster Robert John Foster Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Robert Foster Leave a note Contribute › Processing In loving memory of my grandmothers loved youngest brother. She missed him greatly and never forgot him. He was one of 3 brothers killed. His diary, pay book, and the many postcards are lovingly cared for by me, and hopefully by future generation, for the next 100 years . We will never forget. Public - Anna - Other Relative - 20 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=21004642Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C5055Further 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 AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 20 April 2015Anna Christchurch New ZealandOther Relative Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.