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William Lawrence Symonds

  • Service number
    65801 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
Group photo: N.Z. M.G.C. Tug-of-War Team Winners of Seal Cup. Standing: G. Blanks, 15.4, F. E. Kurtz, 14.9, W. L. Symonds, 14.12, W. Cowan, 14.7, W. E. Johnston, 18.7, F. Newland, 18.7. Seated: F. Prentice, 13.10, S. J. Gough (Coach), V. L. Warner, 14.2 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Lawrence AWMM
  • Surname
    Symonds AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    65801 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 Farm hand/Civilian AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Mary Symonds (mother), private bag, Piopio, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    65801 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
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Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 02 Mar 1918-8 April 1918 AWMM to Southampton, Hampshire, England AWMM HMNZT 101 AWMM
    Vessel was Tofua AWMM
    Private AWMM
    35th Reinforcements, Specialist Company AWMM
    New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
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Medical history

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Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Was a member of the M.G.C. who won the Seal Cup (Tug-of-War event) AWMM

Death

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