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Full Name: Kingsley Satchwell
Rank Last Held: Private
Forename(s): Kingsley
Surname: Satchwell
War: World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.: 12/2463
Gender: Male
First Known Rank: Private
Next of Kin: F.J. Satchwell (father), 97 Walton Road, Aylesbury, England
Marital Status: Single
Enlistment Address: Care of A. Newitt, Maungaturoto, North Auckland, New Zealand
Military District: Auckland
Body on Embarkation: 5th Reinforcements
Embarkation Unit: Auckland Infantry Battalion
Embarkation Date: 13 June 1915
Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
Transport: HMNZT 24
Vessel: Maunganui
Destination: Suez, Egypt (24 July - 6 August 1915)
Page on Nominal Roll: 642
Campaigns:
  • Egypt
  • Gallipoli
  • Western Front
Last Unit Served: Auckland Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion
Place of Death: Somme, France
Date of Death: 15 September 1916
Age at Death: 23
Year of Death: 1916
Cause of Death: Killed in action
Cemetery Name: Quarry Cemetery, Montauban, Somme, France
Grave Reference: VI. B. 5.
Biographical Notes: Kingsley Satchwell was the son of Isabella Satchwell, of "Muritai," Clifton Rd., Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand, and the late Frederick James Satchwell. Also served in Egypt and at Gallipoli.
Archives NZ source: Military personnel file
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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