BULLER, Reece Charles
(Service number 57469)

First Rank Private Last Rank


Date 14 January 1888 Place of Birth New Zealand

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Post Office, Morven
Occupation Farmer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs Elizabeth Buller (mother), 71 Burke St, Sydenham, Christchurch
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF)
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 29th Reinforcements, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, C Company
Date 5 August 1917
Transport Ruahine
Embarked From Wellington, New Zealand Destination Glasgow, Scotland
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 Age
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Appears on the "Court Star of Waihao No. 7929 Roll of Honour" for World War One


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database (9 February 2015); NZ World War I Service Personnel & Reserves Index

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Tony Rippin (South Canterbury Museum)

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