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William Arthur Sawyer

  • Service number
    17104 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
1/2 portrait of Lance Corporal William Arthur Sawyer, Reg No 17104, of the Specialist Company (Signal Section). (Photographer: Herman Schmidt, 1916). Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, 31-S2142. No known copyright.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Arthur AWMM
  • Surname
    Sawyer AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    17104 AWMM
  • Gender
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  • Hapū
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  • Rohe
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Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW1 Telegraphist AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs A.W. Sawyer (mother), Owen Street, Thames, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    17104 AWMM
  • Military service
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Training and Enlistment

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  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
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Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 19 Aug 1916-24 October 1916 AWMM to Devonport, Devon, England AWMM HMNZT 61 AWMM
    Vessel was Aparima AWMM
    Lance Corporal AWMM
    16th Reinforcements, Specialist Signal Section AWMM
    New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM

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