Amos William Godsell Unknown date of birth - Died 7 June 1917 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number1/279 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Private AWMMWellington Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesAmos William AWMM SurnameGodsell AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number1/279 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 Occupation before enlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMMWW1 Clerk AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown 210 Tinakori Road, Wellington, New Zealand AWMMUnknown Unknown address AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMiss E.M. Godsell, care of Mr McKeown, 16 Pitarua Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMMMrs Katherine McKeowen (sister), 50 Ohiro Road, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 15 Aug 1914 Single AWMMPre 27 Sep 1916 Unknown Marital Status AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM CampaignsSamoa AWMMMessines AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number1/279 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 HMNZT 1 or HMNZT 2 AWMMVessel was Moeraki or Monowai AWMMPrivate AWMM; 5th (Wellington) Regiment AWMM; Samoan Advance Party AWMMWW1 23 Sep 1916-19 November 1916 AWMM to Devonport, Devon, England AWMM HMNZT 65 AWMMVessel was Pakeha AWMMLance Corporal AWMM; 17th Reinforcements, Wellington Infantry Battalion, B Company AWMM; New Zealand Expeditionary Force 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 Private AWMMWellington Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Amos Godsell was the son of the late John and Margaret Godsell, of Kakahu, South Canterbury, New Zealand. Native of Auckland. Also served at Samoa.New Zealand at the Front ( a magazine written and published and illustrated in France by men of the New Zealand Division) 1917 issue, page141. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death20 AWMM Date of death7 June 1917 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathBelgium AWMM Death notesBelgium AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial nameMessines Ridge (New Zealand) Memorial, Messines Ridge British Cemetery, Belgium AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Amos William Godsell by laying a poppy. William Percival Godley Ernest Preece Godsall Amos William Godsell James Richard Godsell John Amos Godsell Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Amos William Godsell 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=16786832Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C5623Further ReferenceHMNZT 1 - Pull-thro' : with which is incorporated The Noumea nightmare, the Suva sendoff, and Samoa sun : the unofficial organ of the Advance Party of the N.Z. Expeditionary Force, Apia, Samoa. -- [Apia, Samoa] : Literary Committee of the Advance Party of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force : 1914-http://www.aucklandmuseum.com/collections-research/collections/record/am_library-catalogq40-82293Further ReferenceHMNZT 65 - Pakeha : the journal of the Seventeenth Reinforcements of the New Zealand Expeditionary Forces - aboard H.M.N.Z. Transport 65 (S.S."Pakeha"). Pilling, E.G. (Ewen George), editor. McGhie, J.G. (John Gordon), editor. Bell, R.B. (Robert Brown), editor. -- At sea : Officers and men, 17th Reinforcements : 1916.http://www.aucklandmuseum.com/collections-research/collections/record/am_library-catalogq40-82082Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMVol1: 268 AWMMNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM41: 8 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.