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William James Watt

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William James AWMM
  • Surname
    Watt AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 53849 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    13 May 1893 AWMM HuntervilleManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 10 March 1917 AWMM C/o Hermann Gustav Nitschke, Bonny Glen, Marton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    William Andrew Watt (father), care of G.Harry Watt, Rylands, Waipukurau, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 July 1917 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 53849 AWMM
  • Military service
    7th Regiment AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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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, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 7 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      141 pounds AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Grey AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Dark brown AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      October 1917, Admitted, London hernia AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Reorted wounded 3 September 1918 AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Shell wound, buttock AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Dangerously ill 14 September 1918 AWMM
    • Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of William Andrew Watt and Agnes Watt (nee Chernside), of Marton.

    Medically examined February 1915, rejected as unfit with a [hernia?] tendency to rupture.

    Embarked for France April 1918.

    Marched into Camp, Etaples 17 April 1918

    Marched out 19 April 1918

    Posted to 13th Company in the Field 26 April 1918.

    Wounded in action 3 September 1918

    No 59 Casualty Clearing Station 4 September 1918

    Admitted No 3 Stationery Hospital, Rouen 14 September 1918. AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    20 September 1918 AWMM
    Age 25 AWMM
    RouenFrance AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France AWMM R. II. Q. 15. AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

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Sources

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