William Foster Unknown date of birth - 16 November 1915 Key details Contribute › Service number9/698 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMTrooper AWMMOtago Mounted Rifles AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM 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 1916 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam AWMM SurnameFoster AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number9/698 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 AWMMTarrasOtagoNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs C. Foster (mother)Lowburn FerryCromwellOtagoNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 14 December 1914 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number9/698 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMOtagoNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM14 December 1914 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM14 December 1914 AWMMHMNZT 13 HMNZT 14 HMNZT 15 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 14 December 1914 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM14 December 1914 AWMM2nd Reinforcements AWMMOtago Mounted Rifles AWMMVerdala or Willochra or Knight of the Garter AWMMTrooper AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of SicknessCause of Death AWMMDied of enteric AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMTrooper AWMMOtago Mounted Rifles AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Christina Foster, of Lowburn Ferry, Cromwell, Central Otago, and the late Edward Foster AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death27 AWMM Date of death16 November 1915 AWMM Cause of deathDied of Sickness AWMM Place of death Death notesMalta to Gallipoli AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery namePieta Military CemeteryMalta AWMM Grave referenceD. V. 5. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember William Foster by laying a poppy. Walter Foster Walter Edward Foster William Foster William Alan Foster William Alexander Foster Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William 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=21004414Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMVol1: 241 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.