Māori › Frank Edward Chitty Born 20 January 1893 - Died 15 September 1916 PDF Key details Service numberWWI 12/3524 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Private AWMM Auckland Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Roll of Honour for All Saints Ponsonby Road. "1914-1919 To the Glory of God and in Grateful Remember … View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesFrank Edward AWMM SurnameChitty AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberWWI 12/3524 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth20 January 1893 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM Woodbine Avenue, Green Lane, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationL. Chitty (father), Woodbine Avenue, Green Lane, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 13 November 1915 AWMM Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberWWI 12/3524 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 13 November 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMMHMNZT 35 or HMNZT 36 AWMM Vessel was Willochra or Tofua AWMM Private AWMM Auckland Infantry Battalion AWMM 8th 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 Auckland Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Frank Chitty was the son of Leonard and Mrs. A. Chitty, of 68, O'Neill St., Ponsonby, Auckland. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death15 September 1916 AWMM Age 21 AWMM Somme, Northern France AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Death notes Cemetery Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameCaterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial, Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France AWMM All Saints Church, 284 Ponsonby Road, Ponsonby Auckland 1011 AWMM Parnell District School, 48 St Stephens Ave, Parnell, Auckland 1052 AWMM Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM Roll of Honour Remember Frank Edward Chitty by laying a poppy. Ernest Thomas Chitty Francis Richard Chitty Frank Edward Chitty Frank Powell Chitty Henry Leonard Chitty Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Frank Edward Chitty Leave a note Contribute › Processing Related objects Roll of Honour, Auckland Province (digital copy) Library / Pictorial › manuscripts and archives MS-2016-2 Sources Sources Contribute › External linksMilitary personnel file http://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=21893936 Further Reference SCRoll profile (South Canterbury Roll of Honour) https://museum.timaru.govt.nz/explore/scroll/profile?id=1201 Further Reference A Street Near You record https://astreetnearyou.org/person/1463010/- Further Reference Commonwealth War Graves Commission Casualty record https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/1463010 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: 123 AWMM Roll of Honour, Auckland Province (digital copy), 1914 - 1919. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-2016-2. AWMM This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith and Lyn Griffiths (2021). AWMM 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.