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Details for William Roland Forbes

Warrant Number:24726
Surname:Forbes
Forenames:William Roland
Gender: Male
Age Group:Adult
Age:24
Type:Memorial
Date of Birth: Unknown
Date of Death: 04 April 1918 (Thursday)
Date of Burial: Unknown
Cemetery: Taruheru
Block: SEC1
Plot #: 363
Map Location:Click Here
Inscription:Sacred to the memory of EDWARD THOMAS FORBES, beloved eldest son of Mary Lind, accidentally killed on Gray's Hill, 1 March 1917 aged 37 years. Rest in peace. Erected by his dear friend, W Gambirazzi; also of Sergt WILLIAM ROLAND FORBES, brother of the above, who died of wounds in France, 4 April 1918 aged 24 years. Duty nobly done. Inscribed by his mother, Mary Lind. ERIC H. MELLOR 55072 1st NZEF Rifle Brigade, CPL. died 11.12.1934, aged 39 years.

Picture of Taruheru cemetery, block SEC1, plot 363.

The following interments are also in this plot

SurnameForenamesTypeAge GroupAgeDate of DeathDate of Burial
ForbesEdward ThomasBurialAdult37Unknown04/03/1917
MellorEricBurialAdult39Unknown13/12/1934