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William Anderson Murray

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  • Service number
    4/1367 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Sapper AWMM
    New Zealand Engineers, Tunnelling Company AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
Headstone, Waikumete Cemetery (Photo S Lees February 15 2009) - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Anderson AWMM
  • Surname
    Murray AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    4/1367 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
    Thames, Coromandel District, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Birth notes
    Thames, Coromandel, New Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    • WW1 Miner AWMM
    • Waitanga Gold Mining Company. Thames. Public - Jen - Other Relative - 5 April 2015 - Waitanga Gold Mining Company, 'The Treasury' Thames.
  • Post war occupation
    Miner Public - Jen - Other Relative - 5 April 2015 - Waitanga Gold Mining Company Records, 'The Treasury', Thames.
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Martha Street, Thames, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Sarah Ann Murray (wife), Martha Street, Thames, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 18 Dec 1915 Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    4/1367 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Sapper AWMM
    New Zealand Engineers, Tunnelling Company AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of William Robert and Elizabeth Murray.

    At time of his death his wife's address was 2a Collingwood St, Ponsonby, Auckland

    Age at death listed by Birth, Death and Marriage Historical Records website as 57 years AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    58 AWMM
  • Date of death
    13 October 1927 AWMM
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Death notes
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Grave reference
    Section 6. Block E. No. 103 AWMM
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  • Remembering past sacrifices
    Public - Philip - Other relative - 4 January 2017
  • 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

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
04 January 2017PhilipAuckland,NewZealandOther relative
05 April 2015JenAshburton, New ZealandOther Relative