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 Private 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 Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Lowburn Ferry, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs Christina Foster (mother), Lowburn Ferry, Cromwell, Otago, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 16 Oct 1914 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number8/137 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMMOtago, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 16 October 1914 AWMM from Port Chalmers, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 5 or HMNZT 9 AWMMVessel was Hawkes Bay or Ruapehu AWMMPrivate AWMM; Otago Infantry Battalion AWMM; Main Body 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 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 nameShrapnel Valley Cemetery, Anzac, Turkey AWMM Grave referenceII. B. 4. AWMM 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.