William Nevin AWMM
Also known as
WWI 12712 AWMM
Date of birth
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Address before enlistment
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
H.A. Bell (father), Cambridge, New Zealand AWMM
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- Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
- Height, WWI AWMM
5' 8" AWMM
- Weight, WWI AWMM
140 lb AWMM
Son of Henry Alan and Alice Bell, of Cambridge
Embarked Wellington, 31 May 1916; reverted to ranks on board troopship, 6 July 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 26 July 1916, and marched in to Sling Camp.
Proceeded overseas to France, 17 October 1917; taken on strength, 5th Battery, 2nd Field Artillery Brigade, in the field, 25 October 1916.
Admitted to No 2 NZ Field Ambulance, 6 April 1917 (German measles), and transferred same day to 1/1 North Midlands Casualty Clearing Station; to No 7 General Hospital, St Omer, 7 April 1917; discharged to duty, 15 April 1917; rejoined unit, in the field, 16 April 1917.
Killed in action, 31 July 1917.
Parents: Henry Alan and Alice Bell, Cambridge, Waikato AWMM
- Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM
- Cambridge War Memorial, Queen Street, Cambridge, New Zealand AWMM
- Hautapu RSA Memorial 1914-1918 and 1939-1945, Leamington, Cambridge AWMM
- Cambridge Cenotaph, Victoria St, Cambridge 3434 AWMM
- Cambridge World War One War Memorials AWMM
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- New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
33: 17 AWMM
- NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
- Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2015). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-3). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
Vol. 4: Includes portrait AWMM
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