ARBUCKLE, Albert Edward
(Service number 74371)

First Rank Private Last Rank


Date 9 November 1897 Place of Birth Lawrence

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Wilson Street, Geraldine
Occupation Postal officer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs S. ARBUCKLE (mother), 9 Philip Street, Dunedin
Religion Presbyterian
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 39th Reinforcements, E Company
Date 13 June 1918
Transport Athenic
Embarked From Destination Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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

Telphone Exchange supervisor


Date 24 October 1966 Age 68 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Fairfax Cemetery, Milton
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Albert Edward Arbuckle was the son of William (deceased) and Sarah Grace (née Whiteley) Arbuckle. He was educate at the Lawrence School. Late in 1917 he was selected by lot from the First Division and called up. In 1922 he married lily Jane Hancock.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [21 December 2019]; Timaru Herald, 4 December 1917 (Papers Past) [08 August 2015]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [21 December 2019]; Fairfax Cemetery headstone transcription [22 December 2019]

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