Māori › Martin Andrew Persson Born 20 September 1894 - Died 8 August 1915 PDF Key details Service numberWWI 10/1950 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Private AWMM Wellington Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Portrait, Private Martin Andrew Persson (10/1950) from the Weekly News 1915. Kindly provided by Onwa … View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesMartin Andrew AWMM SurnamePersson AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberWWI 10/1950 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Report › Report › Report › Report › Report › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth20 September 1894 AWMM New Zealand AWMM Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM Riwaka, Nelson, New Zealand AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationAnders Persson (father), 78 Alexander Street, Palmerston North, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 17 April 1915 AWMM Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaign1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberWWI 10/1950 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 17 April 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMMHMNZT 21 or HMNZT 22 or HMNZT 23 AWMM Vessel was Willochra or Knight Templar or Waitomo AWMM Private AWMM Wellington Infantry Battalion AWMM 4th Reinforcements AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Private AWMM Wellington Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Anders Persson and Phoebe Persson, of 78 Alexandra St., Palmerston North. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death8 August 1915 AWMM Age 17 AWMM Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Death notes CemeteryChunuk Bair Cemetery, Anzac, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM 2 AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Roll of Honour Remember Martin Andrew Persson by laying a poppy. Herbert Wallace Persson John Persson Martin Andrew Persson Maurice Edwin Persson Nelson Persson Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Martin Andrew Persson Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksMilitary personnel file http://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=20810404 Further Reference A Street Near You record https://astreetnearyou.org/person/604766/- Further Reference Commonwealth War Graves Commission Casualty record https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/604766 Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM Page No: 577 AWMM Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM Vol. 3: Includes portrait AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact 29 September 2019AndrewAuckland, NZOther 11 May 2016SarndraAuckland, New ZealandResearcher The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.