William Joseph Labrum Born 21 August 1890 - Died 2 December 1915 PDF Print Share Key details Service number6/1601 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Gunner AWMMNew Zealand Field Artillery AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1916 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam Joseph AWMM SurnameLabrum AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number6/1601 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionChurch of England, Christian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth21 August 1890 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Place of birthTaupaki, Northland, New Zealand Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Birth notes Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Walton, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMiss Ethel May Portland (friend), Walton, Rotorua Line, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 14 Feb 1915 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number6/1601 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMMCanterbury, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 14 Feb 1915-26 March 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 17 or HMNZT 18 or HMNZT 19 AWMMVessel was Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima AWMMPrivate AWMMCanterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM3rd Reinforcements AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of Disease, Cause of Death AWMMDied of disease AWMMHeight, WWI AWMM5' 9" AWMMWeight, WWI AWMM151 lb AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Gunner AWMMNew Zealand Field Artillery AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › William Labrum was the son of Mr. and Mrs. T. A. Labrum, of Huntly, New Zealand.Taken on strength, 2nd Battery, Gallipoli, 13 August 1915.Sent to hospital, 1 September 1915; transferred to HS 'Nile', 5 September 1915 (enteric); to Malta, and disembarked, 8 September 1915 (diarrhoea); admitted to St John's Hospital, 10 September 1915 (dysentery).Died of heart failure following malaria, 2 December 1915.Parents: Mr & Mrs T.A.Labrum, Huntly AWMM Read more Death About death Contribute › Age at death Date of death2 December 1915 AWMM Cause of deathDied of Disease AWMM Place of death Death notesMalta to Gallipoli AWMM Cemetery nameAddolorata Cemetery, Malta AWMM Grave referenceE. EA. A. 681. AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember William Joseph Labrum by laying a poppy. John Labes George Richard Henry Labrom William Joseph Labrum Eugene Louis Auguste Lacassie Charles Sydney Lace Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William Joseph Labrum 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=18058271Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C8445Further ReferenceRoll of Honour, Auckland Province (digital copy), 1914 - 1919, Auckland War Memorial Museum Library, MS-2016-2http://www.aucklandmuseum.com/collections-research/collections/record/am_library-manuscriptsandarchives-11061Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMPage No: 401 AWMMNZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.