AULD, David Edgar
(Service number 7/1587)

First Rank Trooper Last Rank


Date 20 June 1895 Place of Birth Dunedin

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment C/o KERR, Cave, Canterbury
Occupation Farm labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin David AULD (father), 707 King Street, Dunedin
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation 7th Reinforcements
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Canterbury Mounted Rifles
Date 9 October 1915
Transport Aparima or Navua or Warrimoo
Embarked From Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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Military Awards

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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

Farm manager


Date 9 June 1970 Age 74 years
Place of Death Manurewa
Memorial or Cemetery Papakura Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

David Edgar auld was the oldest son of David and Mary (née Muirhead) Auld. He married Judith Frances Hughes in 1924 at Gisborne.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [07 May 2019]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [13 May 2019]

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