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Full Name
Royal Frederick Daulton
Rank Last Held
Rifleman
Forename(s)
Royal Frederick
Surname
Daulton
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
18630
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Rifleman
Occupation before Enlistment
Storekeeper
Next of Kin
Mrs S.J. Daulton (mother), Manutuke, Gisborne, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Embarkation Unit
9th Reinforcements 2nd Battalion, F Company
Embarkation Date
26 July 1916
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Waitemata or Ulimaroa
Destination
Devonport, England
Nominal Roll Number
37
Page on Nominal Roll
15
Last Unit Served
New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 4th Battalion, 3rd
Place of Death
Havrincourt, France
Date of Death
12 September 1918
Age at Death
31
Year of Death
1918
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Cemetery Name
Metz-en-Couture Communal Cemetery British Extension, Pas-de-Calais, France
Grave Reference
IV. D. 17.
Biographical Notes
Royal Daulton was the son of T. and S. J. Daulton, of Manutuke, Gisborne, New Zealand. Native of Gisborne.
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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