William Clement Augustus Cornes Unknown date of birth - Died 30 September 1916 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number24/386 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 AWMMRifleman AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait from the newspaper - No known copyright restriction … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam Clement Augustus AWMM SurnameCornes AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number24/386 AWMM Gender Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMWaihi, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationW.T. Cornes (father), Waihi, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 9 October 1915 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number24/386 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMAuckland, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM9 October 1915 AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM9 October 1915 AWMMHMNZT 30 , HMNZT 31 , HMNZT 32 , HMNZT 33 , HMNZT 34 AWMMWellington, New Zealand, Suez, Egypt AWMMDeparted - 9 October 1915 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM9 October 1915 AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 2nd Battalion AWMMMaunganui or Tahiti or Aparima or Navua or Warrimoo AWMMRifleman AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMRifleman AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › William Cornes was the son of William John and Charlotte Cornes, of Muirs Reefs, Te Puke, Auckland. Native of Te Aroha, Thames. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death23 AWMM Date of death30 September 1916 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathSomme, Northern France, France AWMM Death notesSomme, France AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameCaterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial, Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember William Clement Augustus Cornes by laying a poppy. John Julian Stephen Cornes Percy Gordon Cornes William Clement Augustus Cornes Clarence Keith Corney Edwin Hall Corney Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William Clement Augustus Cornes Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=21897623Archives NZToday is Free Project. Panoramic, 360 degree photographic view, of War Memorials. (n.d.) . Retrieved May 1, 2014, from http://www.todayisfree.com/http://www.todayisfree.com/Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMPage No: 151 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.