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Lionel Fitzherbert Williams

  • Service number
    WWI 10/3782 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Lionel Wilson AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • Wellington Regiment Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Military record
  • Last rank
  • War
Corp Lionel F Williams of Wairoa (HB) wounded

Lionel F Williams

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Lionel Fitzherbert AWMM
  • Surname
    Williams AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Lionel Wilson AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/3782 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    4 November 1877 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Military Record & Research
  • Place of birth
    Wairoa, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Military Record & Research
  • Birth notes
    son of Herbert Joseph & Elizabeth Williams Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Military Record & Research
  • Address before enlistment
    Wairoa, H.B. Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Military Record & Research
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs L F Williams, Wairoa (wife) Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Military Record & Research
  • Relationship status
    Married 1907 Lucy Elizabeth POYZER
    father of 2 children Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Military Record & Research

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Egyptian, Egyptian EF & western European Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Military record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • Wellington Regiment Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Military record
  • Service number
    WWI 10/3782 AWMM
  • Military service
    Oct 1915 - May 1917 Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Military record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    British War Medal
    Victory Medal Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    3yrs East Coast Mounted Rifles Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Military Record
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • 6 January 1916 at Trentham Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Military Record
    • 26 Oct 1915 at Trentham (under name Lionel Wilson) Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Military Record
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Clerk for Richardson's Trustees, Wairoa Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Military Record & Research
  • Age on enlistment
    • 39yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Military Record
    • (1st enlistment) 37 yrs 11 mths Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Military Record

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
    1916 in France GSWounds to chest & legs Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Military record

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Corporal Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Military Record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Listed at Archives New Zealand as WILSON, Lionel - [a.k.a. WILLIAMS, Lionel Fitzherbert] - WW1 10/3782 - Army AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    25 August 1961 Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Gisborne Cemetery records
  • Age at death
    83yrs Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Gisborne Cemetery records
  • Place of death
    Gisborne, NZ Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Gisborne Cemetery records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Taruheru Cemetery, Gisborne Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Gisborne Cemetery records
  • Grave reference
    Block RSA; Plot 547; Warrant # 9469 Public - Lorriane M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 - Gisborne Cemetery records
  • Obituary
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  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
    Vol. 5: Includes portrait AWMM

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12 February 2017Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher
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