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 Rifleman 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 Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Waihi, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationW.T. Cornes (father), Waihi, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 09 Oct 1915 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number24/386 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 9 October 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 30 or HMNZT 31 or HMNZT 32 or HMNZT 33 or HMNZT 34 AWMMVessel was Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima or Navua or Warrimoo AWMMRifleman AWMM; New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 2nd Battalion 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 Rifleman 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 name Grave reference 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=21897623Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C41062Further 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.