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Full Name
Frank William Lukey
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Frank William
Surname
Lukey
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
6/1610
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Next of Kin
Francis William Clark Lukey (father), Morden, Waikari, North Canterbury, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Waikari, North Canterbury, New Zealand
Military District
Canterbury
Body on Embarkation
3rd Reinforcements
Embarkation Unit
Canterbury Infantry Battalion
Embarkation Date
14 February 1915
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima
Destination
Suez,Egypt (26 March 1915)
Page on Nominal Roll
428
Last Unit Served
Canterbury Infantry Battalion
Place of Death
Malta to Gallipoli
Date of Death
20 August 1915
Age at Death
22
Year of Death
1915
Cause of Death
Died of disease
Cemetery Name
Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta
Grave Reference
A. IX. 5.
Biographical Notes
Frank Lukey was the son of Francis William Clark Lukey and Elizabeth Wood Lukey, of Waikari, North Canterbury, New Zealand.
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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