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Full Name
Reginald Lincoln
Rank Last Held
Corporal
Forename(s)
Reginald
Surname
Lincoln
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
12/4215
First Known Rank
Lance Corporal
Occupation before Enlistment
Contractor
Next of Kin
Abraham Lincoln (father), Coromandel, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit
11th Reinforcements Auckland Infantry Battalion, A Company
Embarkation Date
1 April 1916
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Maunganui or Tahiti
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Nominal Roll Number
28
Page on Nominal Roll
4
Last Unit Served
Auckland Infantry Regiment
Place of Death
Belgium
Date of Death
25 June 1917
Age at Death
19
Year of Death
1917
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Cemetery Name
Strand Military Cemetery, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium
Grave Reference
VI. C. 4.
Memorial Name
Coromandel Roll of Honour 1914-1918
Biographical Notes
  • Son of Abraham and Caroline Ann Lincoln, of Coromandel, New Zealand.
  • Rank last held was listed as Temporary Corporal
Description of Image
Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917
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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