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Full Name
Arthur Bernard Semmens
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Arthur Bernard
Surname
Semmens
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
12485
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Lance Corporal
Occupation before Enlistment
Shepherd
Next of Kin
Mrs M. Semmens (wife), Whatatutu, Gisborne, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Embarkation Unit
6th Reinforcements 2nd Battalion, F Company
Embarkation Date
6 May 1916
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Mokoia or Navua
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Nominal Roll Number
31
Page on Nominal Roll
16
Last Unit Served
Wellington Infantry Regiment
Place of Death
Bapaume, France
Date of Death
30 August 1918
Year of Death
1918
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Memorial Name
Grevillers (New Zealand) Memorial, Grevillers British Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1917
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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