Auckland Museum Home


Search Results 
Need Help? click here to read the tips on searching.   click here to search other Collection Databases.  
Displaying 1 Record  Refine Search
Printable Record
Record Detail
Full Name: Charles Robert Cyril Clark
Rank Last Held: Rifleman
Forename(s): Charles Robert Cyril
Surname: Clark
War: World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.: 24/84
First Known Rank: Rifleman
Next of Kin: J.E. Clark (father), 7 Windsor Road, Leyton, Essex, England
Marital Status: Single
Enlistment Address: Dudley Arms, Mangatainoka, New Zealand
Military District: Wellington
Body on Embarkation: 2nd Battalion, New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Embarkation Unit: A Company
Embarkation Date: 9 October 1915
Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
Vessel: Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima or Navua or Warrimoo
Destination: Suez, Egypt
Page on Nominal Roll: 127
Last Unit Served: New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 2nd Battalion
Place of Death: Somme, France
Date of Death: 15 September 1916
Age at Death: 24
Year of Death: 1916
Cause of Death: Killed in action
Memorial Name: Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial, Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France
Biographical Notes: Charles Clark was the son of Mrs. A. B. Clark, of 7, Windsor Rd., Leyton, London, England.
Archives NZ source: Military personnel file
Sources Used:
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL:
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
Click on the image above for a larger view
Displaying 1 Record  Refine Search
Printable Record