Frederick Lancelot BUCHLER

Regimental number23/1575
Next of kinMother, Mrs S Buchler, Te Kiri, Taranaki
Rank on embarkation2nd Lieutenant
Unit nameNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 1915, 3rd Reinforcements of 1st Battalion, E Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Wellington on board HMNZT 38 Tahiti on 8 January 1916
Final rankCaptain
Final unitC Company, 3rd Battalion, New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Fate6 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsGrevillers (New Zealand) Memorial, France
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Arthur Buchler, formerly of Taranaki, New Plymouth, and Sarah Buchler, Dromore, Ashburton, Canterbury

Mentioned in Despatches

'Honours Despatch for Period 22nd September 1917, to 24th February 1918 (inclusive).'
Source: London Gazette
Date: 28 May 1918

Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNominal Roll Vol. 2: Roll 16, p. 1