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William Archer

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Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 19 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 19 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    • William AWMM
    • William Frederick Public - Murray - 25 January 2016 - NZ BDM 1894/18827
  • Surname
    Archer AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 5/27 AWMM
    • WWI 5/27A AWMM
  • Gender
    • Male AWMM
    • Male Public - Murray - 25 January 2016 - NZ BDM 1894/18827
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Murray - 25 January 2016 - Military Personnel File
    https://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22271514&digital=yes

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    25 April 1894 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    25 April 1894 Public - Murray - 25 January 2016 - NZ BDM 1894/18827
  • Place of birth
    Wellington Public - Murray - 25 January 2016 - Military Personnel File
    https://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22271514&digital=yes
  • Birth notes
    Son of Frederick and Annie Elizabeth Archer
    Two years younger than he declared at enlistment Public - Murray - 25 January 2016 - NZ BDM 1894/18827
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 118 Russell Terrace, Newtown, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Baker Public - Murray - 25 January 2016 - Auckland Probate files
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs Annie Archer (mother), 118 Russell Terrace, Newtown, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mrs F. Archer (mother), 3 Wilson Street, Newtown, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-16 Gallipoli Public - Murray - 25 January 2016 - Military Personnel File
    https://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22271514&digital=yes
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWI 5/27 AWMM
    • WWI 5/27A AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    • British War Medal (1914-1920) AWMM
    • Military Medal (MM) AWMM
      London Gazette 13 March 1919, p3452, Rec No 2868 AWMM
    • 15 Nov 1918 Military Medal for acts of gallantry in the field Public - Murray - 25 January 2016 - Military Personnel File
      https://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22271514&digital=yes

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Baker/Civilian AWMM
      AWMM
    • 10 Aug 1914 Wellington
      Discharged 24 May 1916 Invalided
      Re-engaged 30 August 1916 Public - Murray - 25 January 2016 - Military Personnel File
      https://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22271514&digital=yes
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment
    20 years 3 months Public - Murray - 25 January 2016 - Military Personnel File
    https://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22271514&digital=yes

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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Serial Number is recorded as 5/27 for first embarkation, 5/27A for second embarkation. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    23 October 1961 Public Source
  • Date of death
    23 October 1961 Public - Murray - 25 January 2016 - NZ BDM 1961/41004
  • Age at death
    68 years Public - Murray - 25 January 2016 - NZ BDM 1961/41004
  • Place of death
    Tauranga Public - Murray - 25 January 2016 - Military Personnel File
    https://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22271514&digital=yes
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • McDonald, W. (2013). Honours and Awards to the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in the Great War, 1914-1918. (3rd ed.). Hamilton, N.Z.: Richard Stowers. AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Vol1: 19 AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      49: 15 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 5: Includes portrait AWMM

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