Māori › Robert Edward Ireland Born 19 July 1892 - Died 10 December 1918 PDF Key details Service numberWWI 56784 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankTrooper AWMM Imperial Camel Corps (New Zealand) AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 74), Page: 8 - No known copyright restrictions Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesRobert Edward AWMM SurnameIreland AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberWWI 56784 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › BirthDurham, England AWMM 19 July 1892 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistment Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationRobert Ireland (father), Hunterville, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberWWI 56784 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentUnknown AWMM Farmer/Civilian AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 13 Nov 1917-21 December 1917 AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 98 AWMM Vessel was Tofua AWMM Trooper AWMM 31st Reinforcements, Mounted Rifles Brigade AWMM New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of Sickness, Cause of Death AWMM Died of pneumonia AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankTrooper AWMM Imperial Camel Corps (New Zealand) AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Robert Ireland, of Hunterville, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death10 December 1918 AWMM Age 26 AWMM Egypt, North Africa AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of deathDied of Sickness AWMM Death notes CemeteryIsmailia War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt AWMM B. 90. AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameImperial Camel Corps memorial, Victoria Gardens, Thames Embankment, London, WC2, England AWMM Roll of Honour Remember Robert Edward Ireland by laying a poppy. Richard Ireland Richard Horner Ireland Robert Edward Ireland Robert Mervyn Ireland Selwyn Jack Ireland Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Robert Edward Ireland Leave a note Contribute › Processing Related objects The horse marines : a chronicle of their voyage on H.M.N.Z.T.98 T.S.S. Tofua, Nov.… Library / Pictorial › publication Cairo D526.2 HOR Sources Sources Contribute › External linksRobertson, J. (1938). With the Cameliers in Palestine. Dunedin, N.Z.: Reed. Digital copy http://nzetc.victoria.ac.nz/tm/scholarly/tei-WH1-Came.html Sources Used Robertson, J. (1938). With the Cameliers in Palestine. Dunedin, N.Z.: Reed. Digital copy http://nzetc.victoria.ac.nz/tm/scholarly/tei-WH1-Came.html Sources Used Military personnel file http://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=18052089 Further Reference Ministry for Culture and Heritage, New Zealand History online. Imperial Camel Corps memorial in London, England http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/media/photo/imperial-camel-corps-memorial-london Further Reference A Street Near You record https://astreetnearyou.org/person/110996/- Further Reference Commonwealth War Graves Commission Casualty record https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/110996 Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM 74: 8 AWMM Pomeroy, M. (2009). Kiwi Cameliers : a nominal roll of the men of the 15th & 16th New Zealand companies of the Imperial Camel Corps in the Great War, 1914-18. Christchurch, N.Z.: Fair Dinkum Publications. AWMM The horse marines : a chronicle of their voyage on H.M.N.Z.T.98 T.S.S. Tofua, Nov. 13 to Dec. 21, 1917. Editor, Tpr. J.A. Kyd; sub-editor, Sgt. G.B. Young. 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.