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Andrew Williams

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  • Service number
    3/1206 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Andrew AWMM
  • Surname
    Williams AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    3/1206 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Presbyterian, Christian AWMM

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    15 May 1891 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Place of birth
    Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown New North Road, Glenmore, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    John Williamson (father), Broadway, Newmarket, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 09 Oct 1915 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    3/1206 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 9 October 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 32 or HMNZT 33 or HMNZT 34 AWMM
    Vessel was Aparima or Navua or Warrimoo AWMM
    Private AWMM
    New Zealand Medical Corps AWMM
    7th Reinforcements AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 9" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      150 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 4 December 1915.
    Joined NZ Field Ambulance, Anzac, 10 December 1915.
    Attached to Anzac Base, Mudros, 19 December 1915.
    Disembarked Alexandria from Mudros, 30 December 1915 (general Gallipoli evacuation).
    Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, France, 6 April 1916.
    Found guilty, Morbecque, 15 May 1916, of being absent from billet after 9 pm: forfeited 10 days' pay.
    Admitted to No 1 NZ Field Ambulance, 2 January 1917 (bronchitis), and transferred to No 1 Australian Casualty Clearing Station; to No 2 Australian Stationary Hospital, Wimereux, 3 January 1917; to England, 16 January 1917, and admitted to No 1 NZ General Hospital, Brockenhurst, 18 January 1917; transferred to NZ Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 9 February 1917.
    'On Command' to NZ Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 9 March 1917.
    Detached to NZ Medical Corps Reserve Depot, Aldershot, 5 November 1917, on leave till 19 November 1917.
    Classified 'Unfit' by Medical Board, 23 May 1918, and placed on NZ Roll.
    Marched in to NZ Discharge Depot, Torquay, 31 May 1918.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Plymouth on board HT 'Paparoa', 8 August 1918; discharged (no longer physically fit for War Service on account of illness contraced on Active Service), 8 November 1918.
    War service: 3 years 47 days (of which 3 years 3 days were abroad) AWMM
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Death

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  • Date of death
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery name
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  • Memorial name
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