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Full Name
Francis Athol Cimino
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Francis Athol
Surname
Cimino
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
8/2261
First Known Rank
Private
Next of Kin
Leo Cimino (brother), Baker's Buildings, Featherston Street, Wellington, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Eastbourne, Wellington, New Zealand
Military District
Wellington
Body on Embarkation
  • Samoan Advance Party
  • 4th Reinforcements
Embarkation Unit
Otago Infantry Battalion
Embarkation Date
  • 15 August 1914
  • 17 April 1915
Place of Embarkation
  • Wellington, New Zealand
  • Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
  • Moeraki or Monowai
  • Willochra or Knight Templar or Waitomo
Destination
  • Apia, Samoa
  • Suez, Egypt (25 May 1915)
Page on Nominal Roll
125
Campaigns
Gallipoli
Last Unit Served
Otago Infantry Battalion
Place of Death
Gallipoli, Turkey
Date of Death
8 August 1915
Age at Death
22
Year of Death
1915
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Memorial Name
Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey
Memorial Reference
Panel 15
Biographical Notes
Son of Salvatore and Elizabeth J. Cimino, of Eastbourne, Wellington.
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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