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William Walker Cameron

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 74), Page: 3 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 74), Page: 3 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Walker AWMM
  • Surname
    Cameron AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 50018 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    11 September 1896 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AlfordLincolnshire Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs P. Cameron (mother), Palme Road, Kapuni, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 50018 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Farmer/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 2" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      135 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • War service: Egypt
    Embarked Wellington, 13 November 1917; disembarked Suez, 21 December 1917.
    Posted to Auckland Mounted Rifles Squadron, 13 January 1918.
    Transferred to NZ Mounted Rifles Brigade, 27 February 1918.
    Detached to Brigade Headquarters, 11 April 1918; marched out to rejoin Auckland Mounted Rifles, 15 June 1918.
    Admitted to 34th Casualty Clearing Station, 12 October 1918; transferred to 74th Casualty Clearing Station, 17 October 1918; to 71st General Hospital, Helouan, 17 October 1918 (malaria: severe); discharged to Aotea Convalescent Home, 22 November 1918.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Suez on board HT 'Nestor', 28 December 1918; discharged, 7 October 1919.
    Total war service: 2 years 181 days (of which 1 year 101 days was abroad)

    Peter & Elizabeth Cameron (both b. Scotland) AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • 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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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      74: 3 AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
    • The horse marines : a chronicle of their voyage on H.M.N.Z.T.98 T.S.S. Tofua, Nov. 13 to Dec. 21, 1917. Editor, Tpr. J.A. Kyd; sub-editor, Sgt. G.B. Young. AWMM

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