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William Coates Clarkson

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Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 70), Page: 11 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Coates AWMM
  • Surname
    Clarkson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 57478 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Ethel May Clarkson (wife), 138 North Road, Papanui, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 57478 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Butcher/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • William Clarkson was the son of Peter and Jane Clarkson, of 10 Scarisbrick St., Wigan, England; husband of Ethel May Clarkson, of 203A Papanui Rd., St. Albans, Christchurch, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    3 December 1917 AWMM
    Age 32 AWMM
    YpresBelgium AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Hooge Crater Cemetery, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM VIA. B. 19. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • In memory of my great uncle . My grandmothers much loved older brother who emigrated from Wigan ,Lancashire to Christchurch . Always remembered in our family .
    Public - Elizabeth - Other relative - 9 June 2016

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      70: 11 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. 1: Includes portrait AWMM

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09 June 2016ElizabethFort William ,Scotland Other relative
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