Topic: Daniel D'Arcy Dickenson Butler

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From research done in 2008 by Wairarapa College Year 12 history assignment on Wairarapa soldiers who died in World War One.

Full name: Daniel D'Arcy Dickenson Butler

Date of Birth: 1896
Serial number: 10/4069
Occupation before enlistment: Labourer
First known rank: Private
Embarkation date: 1 April 1916
Place of embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
Body on embarkation: New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation unit: 11th Reinforcements Wellington Infantry Battalion, B Company
Last unit served: Wellington Infantry Regiment
Rank last held: Private
Place of death: France
Date of Death: 29 June 1916
Cause of death: Killed in action
Cemetery name: Cite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres, France

Biographical notes:

Joined the Battalion in the front on 16 June 1916 and was killed in action on 29 June 1916.

Obituary:

Student researcher: Sophie Day

 

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First Names:Daniel D'Arcy Dickenson
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