William Alexander AWMM
Also known as
WWI 8/317 AWMM
10 April 1884 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Mataura
, Southland Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
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Unknown AWMM Tuatapere, New Zealand AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
Alexander Anderson (father), Paper-mills, Mataura, New Zealand AWMM
Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM
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- Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
- Height, WWI AWMM
5' 9" AWMM
- Weight, WWI AWMM
154 lb AWMM
Killed in action on Rhododendron Spur near the Apex during the August Offensive.
8/1392a Private Arthur Phillips Anderson (brother), Otago Infantry Battalion, also served on Gallipoli.
24/340 Rifleman Robert Stephen Anderson (brother), 2nd New Zealand Rifle Battalion, also served in WWI.
Embarked Alexandria to join the Meditrranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 20 May 1915.
Reported missing, 7 August 1915.
Previously reported missing; now, 4 May 1916, believed to be dead.
Father: Alexander Anderson, 41 Wyndham Road, Mataura 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: 15 AWMM
- NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra 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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