Kenneth Ferris Abbot

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Kenneth Ferris Abbot

Birthplace: New Zealand
Death: Died in France
Cause of death: Died of wounds, received at Flers
Place of Burial: Heilly Station Cemetery, Mericourt-L'Abbe, Somme, France
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert Thomas Abbot and Margaret Abbot

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About Kenneth Ferris Abbot

ABBOT, Lance Corporal Kenneth Ferris, reported died of wounds, is the second son of Mr & Mrs R T Abbot, Milton Rd, Mt Eden. He and a younger brother were members of the advance party which occupied Samoa. After some months' service there they returned to NZ and went to Egypt with a reinforcement draft. L/Cpl Abbot was wounded during the heavy fighting on Gallipoli in August last year and after some time in hospital in England he rejoined his regiment, 3rd, Auckland, Infantry and has been serving in France for some time past. [AWN 19.10.1916] P.49

  • Rank: Lance Corporal
  • Service No: 12/2545
  • Date of Death: 22/09/1916
  • Regiment/Service: Auckland Regiment, N.Z.E.F. 1st Bn.
  • Grave Reference: IV. E. 80.
  • Additional Information: Son of Mr. R. T. and Mrs. M. Abbot, of Rutarere, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand.



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Kenneth Ferris Abbot's Timeline

August 8, 1888
New Zealand
September 22, 1916
Age 28
Heilly Station Cemetery, Mericourt-L'Abbe, Somme, France