Charles William OSBORNE

Regimental number12/208
AddressSuffolk Street, Eden Terrace, Auckland
Marital statusSingle
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Osborne, c/o Mrs Walters, Suffolk Street, Eden Terrace, Auckland
Rank on embarkationPrivate
Enlistment statusVolunteer
Unit nameNew Zealand Expeditionary Force, Main Body, Auckland Infantry Battalion
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Wellington on 16 October 1914
The Auckland Infantry Battalion in the Main Body left New Zealand on board two ships, HMNZT 8 ('Star of India') and HMNZT 12 ('Waimana'). It is not possible from the Nominal Roll to determine on which ship an individual embarked.
Final rankPrivate
Final unitAuckland Infantry Regiment
FateDied of disease 15 July 1915
Place of burialEast Mudros Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row A, Grave No 12), Lemnos, Greece
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Mother: Mrs M. Osborne, Te Awamutu
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsNominal Roll Vol. 1: Auckland Infantry Batln/Main Body