William Anderson Murray Unknown date of birth - Died 13 October 1927 PDF Print Share Key details Service number4/1367 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Sapper AWMMNew Zealand Engineers, Tunnelling Company AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Headstone, Waikumete Cemetery (Photo S Lees February 15 2009 … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam Anderson AWMM SurnameMurray AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number4/1367 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 birthThames, Coromandel District, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM Birth notesThames, Coromandel, New Zealand AWMM Occupation before enlistmentWW1 Miner AWMMWaitanga Gold Mining Company. Thames. Public - Jen - Other Relative - 5 April 2015 - Waitanga Gold Mining Company, 'The Treasury' Thames. Post war occupationMiner Public - Jen - Other Relative - 5 April 2015 - Waitanga Gold Mining Company Records, 'The Treasury', Thames. Address before enlistmentUnknown Martha Street, Thames, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs Sarah Ann Murray (wife), Martha Street, Thames, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 18 Dec 1915 Married AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number4/1367 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMMAuckland, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 from Auckland, New Zealand AWMM to Plymouth, Devon, England AWMM Ruapehu 18 December 1915 AWMMVessel was Ruapehu AWMMSapper 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 rankWW1 Sapper AWMMNew Zealand Engineers, Tunnelling Company AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of William Robert and Elizabeth Murray.At time of his death his wife's address was 2a Collingwood St, Ponsonby, AucklandAge at death listed by Birth, Death and Marriage Historical Records website as 57 years AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death58 AWMM Date of death13 October 1927 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathAuckland, New Zealand AWMM Death notesAuckland, New Zealand AWMM Cemetery nameWaikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Grave referenceSection 6. Block E. No. 103 AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember William Anderson Murray by laying a poppy. William Murray William Murray William Anderson Murray William Archibald Harrison Murray William David Murray Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William Anderson Murray Leave a note Contribute › Processing I never met you, but think of you often, and what your life was like all those years ago. Lest We Forget. Your Great grand daughter, Jennifer. xox Public - Jen - Other Relative - 5 April 2015 Report Sources Sources Contribute › External linksBirths, Deaths and Marriages (New Zealand) Historical Records onlinehttps://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nzSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=21379144Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C17878Further ReferenceRoll of Honour, Auckland Province (digital copy), 1914 - 1919, Auckland War Memorial Museum Library, MS-2016-2http://www.aucklandmuseum.com/collections-research/collections/record/am_library-manuscriptsandarchives-11061Further ReferenceWilliam Anderson Murray was born 5 Dec, 1869, Thames, New Zealand. NZBDM # 1869/16174 Public - Jen - Other Relative - 5 April 2015 - William 'Anderson' Murray acquired his middle name by adding it himself as there were several William Murray's enlisted. While doing our family history, he was hard to find in official records due to this. William worked for the Waitanga Gold Mining Company in Thames pre war. He married Sarah Anne Potter in Paeroa 4 Nov, 1892. DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMVol1: 530 AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 05 April 2015JenAshburton, New ZealandOther Relative Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.