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Robert Farquhar

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Roll of Honour, Ranfurly Veterans' Home, detail, 7th Contingent - Irregular Forces, (photo J. Halpin September 2011) - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Robert AWMM
  • Surname
    Farquhar AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    N/N AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Captain A. Farquhar (father), Norman's Hill, Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Accidental Death, Cause of Death AWMM
    Died from injuries to the chest primarily caused by a horse rolling on him AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • "Wellington, This Day. Trooper Robert Farquhar, of Robert's Horse, son of Captain Alex Farquhar, of Auckland, who returned to the colony six weeks ago, died last night from injuries to the chest primarily caused by a horse rolling on him." Nelson Evening Mail, Volume XXXV, Issue 98, 2 May 1901, Page 2

    Attended Kauranga Boys School in Thames. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    2 May 1901 AWMM
    Age 30 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Symonds Street Cemetery, 105 Symonds Street, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Nelson Evening Mail, Volume XXXV, Issue 98, 2 May 1901, Page 2

    New Zealand Herald, 04 May 1901, Page 1

    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 02 May 1901 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, South African War Memorial 1899 - 1902 AWMM
    • Ranfurly Veterans' Home, 539 Mount Albert Road, Three Kings, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • South Africa War Memorial, Victoria Park, Thames, Coromandel, New Zealand AWMM

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Sources

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