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William Sanwig Howell

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Sanwig AWMM
  • Surname
    Howell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 23/789 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
    Unknown AWMM Care of Neil McKelvis, Wyndham, Southland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    William Howell (father), Violet Street, Eden Terrace, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 9 October 1915 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 23/789 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 OtagoNew Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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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About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • I am his grandaughter,his son Athol William Howell was my father.He lived with my parents when they were firstmarried ,when he had had his leg amputated after a tram accident in 1947, and then me when I was born in 1952,until he moved to Ranfurly War Veterans home in Oct 1972 where he died on 22nd May 1974. In loving Memory of my Pop.
    Public - Debra Margaret - Direct descendant - 30 October 2016



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30 October 2016Debra MargaretMt RoskillDirect descendant
30 June 2016AllanRotoruaResearcher
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