Ernest Arthur Shannon Unknown date of birth - 2 December 1915 Key details Contribute › Service number8/2726 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMOtago Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Report Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 654 - No known copyright restricti … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesErnest Arthur AWMM SurnameShannon AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number8/2726 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM6 Reid StreetSouth DunedinNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs J. Johnstone (mother)North Revell StreetHokitikaNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 14 August 1915 AWMMSingle AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number8/2726 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMOtagoNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM14 August 1915 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM14 August 1915 AWMMHMNZT 27 HMNZT 28 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 14 August 1915 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM14 August 1915 AWMM6th Reinforcements AWMMOtago Infantry Battalion AWMMWillochra or Tofua AWMMLance Corporal AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of DiseaseCause of Death AWMMDied of disease AWMM Report Discharge Contribute › DischargeWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMOtago Infantry Battalion AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Ernest Shannon was the son of Arthur and Emma Shannon, of North Revell St., Hokitika, New Zealand. AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death20 AWMM Date of death2 December 1915 AWMM Cause of deathDied of Disease AWMM Place of death Death notesMalta to Gallipoli AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery namePieta Military CemeteryMalta AWMM Grave referenceD. X. 1. AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember Ernest Arthur Shannon by laying a poppy. Athol Ernest Clarence Shannon Christopher Shannon Ernest Arthur Shannon Francis Rodney Shannon Graham Vance Shannon Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Ernest Arthur Shannon Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCombined Operations Command.http://www.combinedops.com/index.htmSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=7815979Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMPage No: 654 AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.