LIVINGSTON, Charles Murdock
(Service number 9/1890)

Aliases Charles Murdoch Livingston; Charles Murdoch Livingstone; Charles Murdock Livingstone
First Rank Trooper Last Rank Private


Date 1 March 1905 Place of Birth New Zealand

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Shepherd
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married
Next of Kin Mrs L. Livingston (wife), 32 Duke Street, Gladstone, Invercargill, New Zealand
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 9th Reinforcements Otago Mounted Rifles, D Squadron
Date 8 January 1916
Transport Maunganui
Embarked From Wellington, New Zealand Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Otago Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion, 14 Company

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 20 September 1916 Age
Place of Death France
Cause Died of wounds
Memorial or Cemetery Heilly Station Cemetery, Mericourt-l'Abbe, Somme, France
Memorial Reference IV. E. 49.
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, Timaru; Geraldine War Memorial

Biographical Notes

Son of Annie and Dugald Livingston. Charles Livingstone was the husband of Mrs. T. Livingstone, of 32 Duke St., Gladstone, Invercargill, New Zealand.: Birth registered as Livingstone.; Marriage and death registered as Livingston.; Name Murdock and Murdoch used variously.; Listed as Charles Murdoch Livingston in the nominal rolls


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [1 Dec 2013]; Military Record - Archives New Zealand, Wellington Office Item ID R10920010; Probate held at Archives New Zealand, Dunedin Office Item ID R22050766

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