DICK, Charles
(Service number 11/675)

First Rank Last Rank (1) Major; (2) Lieutenant-Colonel


Date 17 February 1881 Place of Birth Timaru

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Kimbolton
Occupation Farmer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Miss M. DICK (sister), Kimbolton
Religion Church of England
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation Main Body
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Wellington Mounted Rifles
Date (1) 16/10/1914; (2) 27 May 1916
Transport (1) Orari or Arawa; (2) Willochra or Tofua
Embarked From (1) Wellington; (2) Wellington Destination (1) Suez, Egypt; (2) Plymouth, Devon, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

Campaigns Gallipoli
Service Medals 1914-15 Star; British War Medal; Victory Medal
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 18 July 1956 Age 76 years
Place of Death Otorohanga
Memorial or Cemetery Te Kuiti Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Charles DICK was the son of Alfred and Annie (nee MILNE) DICK.


Cenotaph Database [05 April 2015]

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