Robert Foster Unknown date of birth - 4 August 1915 Key details Contribute › Service number8/137 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMOtago Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Report Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share 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 Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMLowburn FerryNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs Christina Foster (mother)Lowburn FerryCromwellOtagoNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 16 October 1914 AWMMSingle AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number8/137 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMOtagoNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM16 October 1914 AWMMPort ChalmersDunedinOtagoNew Zealand AWMM16 October 1914 AWMMHMNZT 5 HMNZT 9 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 16 October 1914 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM16 October 1914 AWMMMain Body AWMMOtago Infantry Battalion AWMMHawkes Bay or Ruapehu AWMMPrivate AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Report Discharge Contribute › DischargeWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMOtago Infantry Battalion AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Christina and the late Edward Foster, of Lowburn Ferry, Otago AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death21 AWMM Date of death4 August 1915 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathGallipoliTurkey AWMM Death notesGallipoliTurkey AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameShrapnel Valley CemeteryAnzacTurkey AWMM Grave referenceII. B. 4. AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Report 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 Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=21004642Archives NZ 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 Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.