Also known as
- WWI 10/1400 AWMM
- WWI 10/1400A AWMM
Date of birth
15/09/1890 Public - RACHAEL ANN - Other Relative - 21 May 2015 - NZ Expeditionary Force Attestation.
Place of birth
Address before enlistment
Unknown AWMM Bunnythorpe, New Zealand AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
Mrs H.J. Argyle (mother), Bunnythorpe, Manawatu, New Zealand AWMM
Pre 14 February 1915 AWMM Single AWMM
POW liberation details
POW serial number
- Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
- Height, WWI AWMM
5' 8" AWMM
- Weight, WWI AWMM
150 lb AWMM
Son of Alice and Henry Argyle.
Killed in action on Chunuk Bair during the August Offensive.
10/399a Private Leonard Charles Argyle (brother), Wellington Infantry Battalion, killed in action the same day.A third brother, Leslie Lyndsay Argyle (462644) saw active service in WW2
Admitted to No 2 Australian Stationary Hospital, Lemnos, 16 June 1915 (tonsilitis); discharged to unit, 27 June 1915; rejoined unit, 28 June 1915.
Killed in action, 8 August 1915.
Parents: Henry and Alice Argyle, Bunnythorpe, Manawatu. Native of Carterton, Wairarapa AWMM
Date of death
Age at death
Place of death
Cause of death
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So sad, going off to your death, not just adventure, with your brother, I would love to hear the story behind your 'bucking horse' tattoo, but that story is forever lost and forgotten, unlike you.
Public - RACHAEL ANN - Other Relative - 21 May 2015
- Scadden, J. (2018). Broken branches : New Zealand families who lost three or more children in the Great War. AWMM
Military Service Record AWMM
- New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
Vol1: 19 AWMM
- NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra 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. 4: Includes portrait AWMM
- The Fields of Remembrance Trust: Brothers Field, Auckland Museum (Armistice, 2018) AWMM
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