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Full Name
Samuel Thomas Alexander Lowry
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Samuel Thomas Alexander
Surname
Lowry
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
12/394
First Known Rank
Private
Next of Kin
James Lowry, sen. (father), Hikutaia, Thames Valley, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Hikutaia, Thames Valley, New Zealand
Military District
Auckland
Body on Embarkation
Main Body
Embarkation Unit
Auckland Infantry Battalion
Embarkation Date
16 October 1914
Place of Embarkation
Auckland, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Star of India or Waimana
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Page on Nominal Roll
427
Last Unit Served
Auckland Infantry Battalion
Place of Death
Gallipoli, Turkey
Date of Death
8 May 1915
Year of Death
1915
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Memorial Name
Twelve Tree Copse (New Zealand) Memorial, Twelve Tree Copse Cemetery, Helles, Turkey
Biographical Notes
Son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Lowry, of Arthur St., West Onehunga, Auckland.
Description of Image
Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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