BUCKLEY, Victor Lancaster
(Service number 72012)

First Rank Trooper Last Rank


Date 5 September 1897 Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Dental mechanic
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Frederick BUCKLEY (father), Pusey, Fairlie
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 37th Reinforcements, Mounted Rifles Brigade
Date 13 June 1918
Transport Manuka
Embarked From Wellington Destination
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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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 2 May 1986 Age 88 yrs
Place of Death War Veterans Home, Levin
Memorial or Cemetery Cremated Whenua Tapu, Porirua
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Victor Lancaster BUCKLEY was a son of Frederick Henry and Kate Eleanor (nee WILKINSON) BUCKLEY. His brother, Frederick Waldorfe BUCKLEY, also served in WWI.


Cenotaph Database [29 June 2014]; Whenua Tapu cremation record (Porirua City Council) [07 August 2014]

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