Māori › William Eli Johnston Died 1 January 2006 PDF Key details Service number633853 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rank WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam Eli AWMM SurnameJohnston AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number633853 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM Hamilton, New Zealand AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationMrs M.E. Johnston (mother), 46 Boundary Road, Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMM Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service number633853 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMM Butcher/Civilian AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Private AWMM Infantry Reinforcements AWMM Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rank Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Husband of Elma; father of Anne, Peter, Heather, Colin and Karen. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death1 January 2006 AWMM Whakatane, Eastern Bay of Plenty AWMM Date of deathPassed away 10 January 2006 Public - Anne Marie - Child - 21 April 2015 - Family history (daughter) Age at death80 Public - Anne Marie - Child - 21 April 2015 - Family history (daughter Place of death Cause of deathNatural Public - Anne Marie - Child - 21 April 2015 - Family history (daughter) Death notes Cemetery Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Roll of Honour Remember William Eli Johnston by laying a poppy. William David Stoney Johnston William Edward Kenmore Johnston William Eli Johnston William Eric Johnston William Francis Johnston Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William Eli Johnston Leave a note Contribute › Processing In loving memory of Dad Public - Anne Marie - Child - 21 April 2015 Report Sources Sources Contribute › External links DocumentsThe New Zealand Herald AWMM The New Zealand Herald AWMM Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 15 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1945 to 31st December, 1945). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM WW2 15: WW2 73 AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact 21 April 2015Anne MarieAucklandChild The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.