Frederick Arthur FOTHERGILL

Regimental number12/103
AddressSymonds Street, Auckland
Marital statusSingle
Next of kinF A and Mrs R Fothergill, Bond Street, Dunedin, and Kirkland, Euroa, Victoria, Australia
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 rankLance Corporal
Final unitAuckland Infantry Regiment
FateKilled in Action 8 May 1915
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialRedoubt Cemetery (Plot X, Row B, Grave No 9), Helles, Gallipoli, Turkey
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Archdale Fothergill and Mary Fothergill, 71 Queen's Drive, Musselburgh, Dunedin
Family/military connectionsBrother: 13286 2nd Lt John Charles FOTHERGILL DCM, 2nd Bn, Otago Infantry Regiment, killed in action, 23 October 1918.
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