FERGUSSON, Robert Arthur
(Service number )

First Rank Last Rank Second Lieutenant


Date Unknown Place of Birth Timaru, New Zealand

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Military Service

Served with UK Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

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Body on Embarkation Regiment Service/ Royal Fusiliers
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Other Units Served With Service Country, United Kingdom
Last Unit Served With 6th Battalion Attd. 17 Battalion

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Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 15 April 1917 Age 19
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Bois-Carre British Cemetary, Thelus, Locality, Pas De Calais, France
Memorial Reference 11.D.1.
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, Timaru; Timaru Boys High School War Memorial (Library) (as R H Ferguson?); Waimataitai School War Memorial; Fairlie War Memorial

Biographical Notes

Son of Robert and Constance Fergusson of Temple Chambers, Temple Avenue, London, E.C.4.


Commonwealth War Graves Commission website [28 August 2013]

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