Robert Guy AWMM
Also known as
WWI 11/23 AWMM
Date of birth
Place of birth
Address before enlistment
Unknown AWMM Pukeroa, Hunterville, New Zealand AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
Mrs Ellen Mary Chamberlain (mother), 26 Wicksteed Street, Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM
Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM
POW liberation details
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Son of Robert Kingston Chamberlain and Ellen Mary Chamberlain, of Wanganui.
Two sons, brothers Robert Guy Chamberlain (11/23) and Henry Kingston Chamberlain (24/1614) died in WW1.
"Spent several months in Egypt after leaving New Zealand with the Main Body. He was wounded on June 6th at Gallipoli, invalided to Pont de Koubeh Hospital, and returned to the trenches on July 4th. He was killed in action on August 8th, 1915. He was a Prefect in 1909, and will be remembered for his fine performances as three-quarter back in the Fifteens of 1908 and 1909." (In Memoriam, 1914-1918 [Wanganui Collegiate School]) AWMM
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- In Memoriam, 1914-1918. (1919).Wanganui, N.Z.: Collegiate School. AWMM
- New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
Vol1: 119 AWMM
- Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2015). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-3). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
Vol. 1: Includes portrait AWMM
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