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William Alex Anderson

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Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 28), Page: 19 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 28), Page: 19 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    • William Alex AWMM
    • William Alexander Public - Denise - Other relative - 13 October 2017 - For confirmation of his correct middle name, refer to his NZDF Personnel File. Archives Reference: AABK 18805 W5520 0008580 and/or the on-line DIA BDM Index #1896/12485
  • Surname
    Anderson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 10135 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1896 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mrs M.L. Anderson (mother), 16 Elm Row, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10135 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Carpenter/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 Anderson was the son of Maria Louisa Anderson, of 13, Rose St., Roslyn, Dunedin, New Zealand, and the late William Anderson. His brother, Robert William Anderson (7/811) also served in World War 1. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    16 September 1916 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
    SommeNorthern France AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France AWMM VIII. C. 11. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
13 October 2017DeniseWellingtonOther relative
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