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William Andrews

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  • Service number
    • 4380 AWMM
    • 11/2021 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Gunner AWMM
    New Zealand Field Artillery AWMM
  • War
    • South African War, 1899-1902 AWMM
    • World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William AWMM
  • Surname
    Andrews AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 4380 AWMM
    • 11/2021 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW1 Labourer AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs William Andrews (mother), Roslyn Terrace, Timaru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    • South African War, 1899-1902 AWMM
    • World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • 4380 AWMM
    • 11/2021 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
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    • WW1 08 Jan 1916-8 February 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 37 AWMM
      Vessel was Maunganui AWMM
      Trooper AWMM
      9th Reinforcements, Wellington Mounted Rifles, B Squadron AWMM
      New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM
    • South Africa Trooper AWMM

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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Gunner AWMM
    New Zealand Field Artillery AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • William Andrews was the son of William and Mary Andrews, of Seddon St., Highfield, Timaru, New Zealand. Born at Waimate, New Zealand. He also served in the South African Campaign. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    35 AWMM
  • Date of death
    31 August 1918 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of wounds AWMM
  • Place of death
    France AWMM
  • Death notes
    France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Adanac Military Cemetery, Miraumont, Somme, France AWMM
  • Grave reference
    III. C. 26. AWMM
  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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