Date of birth
Place of birth
Address before enlistment
Pre 11 August 1914 AWMM Piriaka, King Country, New Zealand AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
Mrs C.J. Ryan (guardian / sister), 29 Rose Road, Grey Lynn, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM
POW liberation details
POW serial number
- Height, Unknown Period AWMM
5 foot 8 inches AWMM
- Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
11 stone 2 pounds AWMM
- Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
Ernest Cook was the son of Mr Robert George and Mary Cook, who lived on Arch Hill, Auckland and later at 6 Belmont Terrace, Remuera, Auckland.
Two brothers Ernest John Marshall Cook (12/64) kia and Herbert Fane Cook (25/734) served in WW1.
Before the war Ernest worked as a timber miller with Stevens and McPherson in Piriaka, the King Country.
His medals were sent to his father and the scroll and parchment to his sister who was also named guardian, Mrs C.J. Ryan of Ponsonby. AWMM
Date of death
Age at death
Place of death
Cause of death
- Lone Pine Memorial, Lone Pine Cemetery, Anzac, Turkey AWMM
- Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM
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- Stowers, R. (2005). Bloody Gallipoli: the New Zealanders' story. Auckland, N.Z.: David Bateman. AWMM
- New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
Vol1: 145 AWMM
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