We remember Rogers William Wilkinson

We remember Rogers William Wilkinson

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Timeline

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1879
birth Dunedin New Zealand Source:7984193 1879
1904
marriage Sophia Amelia Evatt Source:7984193 19th January 1904
1904
children Daphne Evatt Wilkinson Source:7984193 10th November 1904
1906
children Alexander Drummond Wilkinson Source:7984193 13th December 1906
1914
employment Manager The Neuchatal Asphalt Company Limited Wellington New Zealand Source:7984193 1914
1914
enlistment Wellington New Zealand Source:7984193 1914
1914
events Boer War Military Discipline South Africa Source:7984193 1914
1914
theatres German Samoa :7f Source:7984193 1914
1914
location 72 Ellis Street, Wellington New Zealand their own address Source:7984193 1914
1915
dates Age 36 Source:7984193 22nd September 1915
hospitalisation Official cause of death was given as meningitis. This was complicated by or was a complication of being wounded in the face on 15/8/1915. Hospital/Institution Source:7984193
service New Zealand Expeditionary Force 1092 7th Contingent Otago Infantry Battalion Source:7984193
service New Zealand Expeditionary Force Captain 8/810 7th Contingent NZ Mounted Rifles (Otago Section) Source:7984193
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:7984193
1915
death War Related Sickness Captain Wilkinson was wounded in the face and leg on Rhododendron Ridge, Gallipoli on 7/8/1915. Evacuated to hospital in London he died of these wounds and the complications of meningitis. London United Kingdom Source:7984193 22nd September 1915
burial Wandsworth Cemetery Wandsworth (earlsfield) Cemetery Non-War Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial London London United Kingdom United Kingdom F.B. 19. 6 Source:7984193

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Rogers William
Initials RW
Last Name Wilkinson
Source 7984193
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
72 Ellis Street, Wellington New Zealand their own address known 1914
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
New Zealand Expeditionary Force 1092 7th Contingent Otago Infantry Battalion
New Zealand Expeditionary Force 8/810 7th Contingent NZ Mounted Rifles (Otago Section) Captain
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Daphne Evatt Wilkinson daughter 10th November 1904
Alexander Drummond Wilkinson son 13th December 1906
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ann Wilkinson mother
Francis Wilkinson father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sophia Amelia Evatt wife 19th January 1904
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914 Presbyterian - inc Church of Scotland

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