William Andrew AWMM
Also known as
WWI 10/205 AWMM
Date of birth
Place of birth
Address before enlistment
Unknown AWMM C/o Mrs Diamond, Albert Street, Dannevirke, New Zealand AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
D. Alexander (father), Gore, New Zealand AWMM
Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM
POW liberation details
POW serial number
Private Alexander was the son of David and Martha Alexander, of West Gore, New Zealand.
He attended Gore School, Southland High School and Otago University where he graduated with a MSc with honours in geology and physics.
Private Alexander was wounded in action during the August Offensive. He was evacuated off Gallipoli to Malta where he died of his wounds. AWMM
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- New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
Vol1: 9 AWMM
- Stowers, R. (2005). Bloody Gallipoli: the New Zealanders' story. Auckland, N.Z.: David Bateman. 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. 3: Includes portrait AWMM
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