OLIVER, Arthur Francis
(Service number 30975)

First Rank Rifleman Last Rank Rifleman


Date 7 September 1891 Place of Birth Timaru

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Rolleston, Canterbury
Occupation Civil servant
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs W. F. OLIVER (mother), 70 Rose Street, Timaru
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Reinforcements, G Company
Date 13 February 1917
Transport Mokoia
Embarked From Destination Plymouth, Devon, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Rifle Brigade

Military Awards

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Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

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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

Railway employee


Date 14 November 1965 Age 74 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru cemetery
Memorial Reference Services Section, Row 118, Plot 14
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Arthur Francis Oliver was the second son of William Francis and Emma Margaret (née Webb) Oliver. He attended the Timaru Main school.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [26 December 2016]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [26 December 2016]

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