McAULEY, Frederick Henry
(Service number 7/979)

First Rank Trooper Last Rank


Date abt 1893 Place of Birth New Zealand

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Peter McAuley (father), Totaratahi, Oamaru, New Zealand
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation 4th Reinforcements
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Canterbury Mounted Rifles
Date 17 April 1915
Transport Willochra or Knight Templar or Waitomo
Embarked From Wellington, New Zealand Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

Service Medals
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 6 September 1965 Age 71
Place of Death New Zealand
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Brother of John Alexander McAuley who died of disease in 1915. Frederick was born in Oamaru, but enlisted at Timaru (working there for MR Armstrong). Survived to return to NZ in 1919. Son of Mary Jane nee Matthews and Peter McAuley.


Cenotaph database (5 May 2014); Notess by E P McAuley given to Tony Rippin, 28 January 2014 (with 2014/011); NZ Historical BDM records (bdmhistoricalrecords,

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Ann Munro, SC branch NZSG

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