Philip Amos Unknown date of birth - 7 May 1918 Key details Contribute › Service number9/1522 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMSergeant AWMMWellington Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion, Entrenching Company 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 Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories P … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesPhilip AWMM SurnameAmos AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number9/1522 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 AWMMGisborneNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs Elizabeth Amos (mother)Speirs StreetAramohoWanganuiNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 9 October 1915 AWMMSingle AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number9/1522 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsMilitary Medal (MM) AWMMCitation for Military Medal (MM): "Period 7th to 11th June 1917. This N.C.O. was in charge of the breakdown gang on forward tramlines during the Messines Offensive. Throughout his tour of duty he never hesitated to take his party into the hottest place to repair the shell holes as fast as they were made. By his courage and devotion to duty he kept the lines open to traffic and very materially assisted forward operations." (London Gazette (under name of AMES), 16 August 1917, p. 8429, Rec. No. 827) AWMM Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM9 October 1915 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM9 October 1915 AWMMHMNZT 32 HMNZT 33 HMNZT 34 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 9 October 1915Arrived - 20-30 November 1915 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM9 October 1915 AWMM7th Reinforcements AWMMOtago Mounted Rifles AWMMAparima or Navua or Warrimoo AWMMTrooper AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Report Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMSergeant AWMMWellington Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion, Entrenching Company AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Mrs. Elizabeth Amos, of Hamilton, New ZealandRank last held was listed as Temporary Sergeant AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death Date of death7 May 1918 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathFrance AWMM Death notesFrance AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameButtes New British Cemetery (NZ) MemorialPolygon WoodZonnebekeWest-VlaanderenBelgium AWMMAuckland War Memorial MuseumWorld War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember Philip Amos by laying a poppy. Orison Edwin Amos Paul Amos Philip Amos Thomas Amos Thomas Alfred Amos Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Philip Amos Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22271025Archives NZNew Zealand Electronic Text Collection topic pagehttp://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/name-130931.htmlNZETC DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMVol1: 12 AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.