Māori › William Albert Moffatt Born 11 November 1868 - Died 28 July 1901 PDF Key details Service number1673 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankSouth Africa Sergeant AWMM New Zealand Mounted Rifles, 5th Contingent (New Zealand Imperial Bushmen) AWMM WarSouth African War, 1899-1902 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Roll of Honour, Ranfurly Veterans' Home, detail, 1st - 7th Contingents, (photo J. Halpin September 2 … View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam Albert AWMM SurnameMoffatt AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number1673 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth11 November 1868 Noel Smith Research Project Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM Invercargill, New Zealand AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationMr W.J. Moffatt, Invercargill, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarSouth African War, 1899-1902 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service number1673 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentSouth Africa Unknown AWMM Miner/Civilian AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsSouth Africa Vessel was Gymeric AWMM 5th New Zealand Mounted Rifles. 15 Company AWMM New Zealand Mounted Rifles, 5th Contingent (New Zealand Imperial Bushmen) AWMM Pre WW1 Corporal/Military AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of Sickness, Cause of Death AWMM Pneumonia AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankSouth Africa Sergeant AWMM New Zealand Mounted Rifles, 5th Contingent (New Zealand Imperial Bushmen) AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Sergeant Moffatt died from pneumonia following on from malarial fever contracted while in Portugese territory. He was given a military funeral.Father was named William John Moffett. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death28 July 1901 AWMM Invercargill, Southland AWMM 28 July 1901 Noel Smith Research Project Age 33 AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of deathDied of Sickness AWMM Death notes CemeterySt Johns Cemetery AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference ObituaryNew Zealand Herald, 30 July 1901 AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameRanfurly Veterans' Home, 539 Mount Albert Road, Three Kings, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Auckland War Memorial Museum, South African War Memorial 1899 - 1902 AWMM Roll of Honour Remember William Albert Moffatt by laying a poppy. Richard Moffatt Wilfred John Moffatt William Albert Moffatt William Michael Florance Moffatt William Nelthorpe Moffatt Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William Albert Moffatt Leave a note Contribute › Processing Related objects The Veteran : official publication of the South African War Veterans' Association… Library / Pictorial › publication Christchurch, New Zealand ; Hamilton, New Zealand UB359.N5 VET Sources Sources Contribute › External linksPapers Past. Digital New Zealand Newspapers. http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast Sources Used Papers Past. Digital New Zealand Newspapers. http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast Sources Used New Zealand History online. New Zealand in the South (Boer) War http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/war/the-south-african-boer-war/introduction Further Reference Ranfurly Veterans' Home. Opening ceremony to-day. Auckland Star, Volume XXXIV, Issue 294, 10 December 1903, Page 5 http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&cl=search&d=AS19031210.2.26&srpos Further Reference DocumentsStowers, R. (2002). Rough Riders at War: history of New Zealand's involvement in the Anglo-Boer war 1899-1902 and information on all members of the ten New Zealand contingents. Author: Hamilton, N.Z. AWMM Auckland Star AWMM The New Zealand Herald AWMM Appendix to the Journals of the House of Representatives of New Zealand. AWMM Appendix to the Journals of the House of Representatives. 1900. H.6. Nominal Roll AWMM Stowers, R. (1992). Kiwi versus Boer : the First New Zealand Mounted Rifles in the Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902. Hamilton, N.Z.: R. Stowers. AWMM The New Zealand Herald AWMM New Zealand Herald, 30 July 1901 AWMM This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith (2020-2021). 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