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Full Name
Robert Holford Carene
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Robert Holford
Surname
Carene
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
8/2412
First Known Rank
Private
Next of Kin
H.M. Carene (brother), Newlyn, Penzance, Cornwall, England
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
25 Sydney Street, Petone, New Zealand
Military District
Wellington
Body on Embarkation
5th Reinforcements
Embarkation Unit
Otago Infantry Battalion
Embarkation Date
13 June 1915
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Maunganui
Destination
Suez, Egypt (24 July - 6 August 1915)
Page on Nominal Roll
110
Last Unit Served
Otago Infantry Battalion
Place of Death
Lemnos, Greece
Date of Death
24 October 1915
Year of Death
1915
Cause of Death
Died of disease
Cemetery Name
Portianos Military Cemetery, Lemnos, Greece
Grave Reference
IV. B. 223.
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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