John Rudolph CASAR

Regimental number23/1582
Place of birthAustralia
Next of kinMother, Mrs Rose Casar, Mangawhare
Rank on embarkationRifleman
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 rankPrivate
Final unit2nd Battalion, Auckland Infantry Regiment
FateDied of wounds 31 March 1918
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialDoullens Communal Cemetery Extension No 1 (Plot V, Row A, Grave No 38), Somme, France
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Rose Casar, Logan Street, Mangawhare, Dargaville, New Zealand
SourcesNominal Roll Vol. 2: Roll 16, p. 2