William James Fitton Unknown date of birth - 1 November 1916 Key details Contribute › Service number12997 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMAuckland Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 31), Page: 23 - No known copyright … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam James AWMM SurnameFitton AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number12997 AWMM GenderMale AWMM 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 AWMMFarmer AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationJames Fitton (father)Aratoravia MangapeehiNew Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number12997 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM6 May 1916 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM06 May 1916-21 June 1916 AWMMHMNZT 52 HMNZT 53 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 6 May 1916 - 21 June 1916Arrived - 21 June 1916 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM6 May 1916 AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM3rd Reinforcements, 4th Battalion, H Company AWMMMokoia or Navua AWMMRifleman AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of woundsCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMAuckland Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › William Fitton was the son of Mr. J. Fitton, of Kopaki, Te Kuiti, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death Date of death1 November 1916 AWMM Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Place of deathFrance AWMM Death notesFrance AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameCite Bonjean Military CemeteryArmentieresFrance AWMM Grave referenceIV. A. 25. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember William James Fitton by laying a poppy. Joseph Arthur Fitton Robert Fitton William James Fitton Fred Arthur Fitz-William Frederick Ian Fitz-William Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William James Fitton 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=21003144Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM31: 23 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.