Topic: AIF - NZMRB - WMR
Wellington Mounted Rifles Regiment
Roll of Honour
Richard Reginald Watkins
A brief military biography of Richard Reginald Watkins
Address: Kohuratahi, New Zealand.
Embarkation details: Unit embarked fromWellington, New Zealand, on board HMNZT 21 Willochra on 17 April 1915.
Embarkation Roll Page: Volume I, 759.
Embarkation Unit name: Wellington Mounted Rifles, 4th Reinforcement.
Fate: Killed in Action 23 December 1916.
Marital status: Single.
Next of kin: R. Watkins (father), 395 Wightman Road, Hornsey, London W., England.
Place of death or wounding: Magdhaba, Sinai Peninsular, Egypt.
Rank at death: Trooper [Tpr].
Rank on enlistment: Trooper.
Regimental number: 11/936.
Unit from Nominal Roll: Wellington Mounted Rifles.
Lest we forget
The Cenotaph Database hosted by the Auckland Museum.Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919.
CWGC files, Commonwealth War Graves Commission, Debt of Honour Register.
Collected Records of Steve Becker.
Citation: Wellington Mounted Rifles, Roll of Honour, Richard Reginald Watkins