William Henry Adair Unknown date of birth - Died 8 March 1944 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number516657 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankSecond Lieutenant AWMM19 Armoured Regiment AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Headstone, Florence War Cemetery (photograph Gabrielle Fortu … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam Henry AWMM SurnameAdair AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number516657 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMFarmer AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMPO Box 26, Manutuke, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs Barbara M. Adair (wife), Manutuke, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMMarried AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number516657 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMGisborne, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMMArmoured Brigade AWMMSergeant AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankSecond Lieutenant AWMM19 Armoured Regiment AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of William Henry Adair and of Barbara Adair (nee Holmes), of Gisborne, Auckland, New Zealand; husband of Barbara M. Adair, of Gisborne. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death29 AWMM Date of death8 March 1944 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathItaly AWMM Death notesItaly AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameFlorence War Cemetery, Italy AWMM Grave referenceVIII. A. 11. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember William Henry Adair by laying a poppy. Robert Archibald Adair Victor Harold Sims Adair William Henry Adair Alexander Adam Alexander Adam Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William Henry Adair Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 12 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1943 to 31st December, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 12: WW2 3 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.