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William Sowerby

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Formal photograph of Dr William Sowerby in WWI unifrom

William SOWERBY

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William AWMM
  • Surname
    Sowerby AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 3/3296 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    4 August 1889 Military Personnel File WaimangaroaWestport Military Personnel File
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 2nd Brigade, R.G.A., B.E.F., France AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Henry Sowerby (father), Toko, Taranaki AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 3/3296 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 Captain Military Personnel File

Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 16 July 1919 AWMM Captain Military Personnel File

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    15 November 1976 Military Personnel File
    Age 87 AWMM
    StratfordTaranaki AWMM
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  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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21 May 2015Kevin WilliamAucklandOther Relative
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