Māori › William Powell Nimot Born 27 August 1889 PDF Key details Service numberWWI 10/2719 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rank WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 541 - No known copyright restrictions View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam Powell AWMM SurnameNimot AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberWWI 10/2719 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionChurch of England, Christian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Report › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth27 August 1889 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Carterton, Wellington Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM Carterton, New Zealand AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationWW1 Mrs A. Nimot, sen. (mother), Carterton, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 14 August 1915 AWMM Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberWWI 10/2719 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW1 Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 14 Aug 1915-19 September 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 27 AWMM Vessel was Willochra AWMM Private AWMM Wellington Infantry Battalion AWMM 6th Reinforcements AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesHeight, WWI AWMM 5' 6" AWMM Weight, WWI AWMM 150 lb AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rank Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Enlisted with rank of private and posted to B Company, 6th Reinforcements, Trentham Camp, Upper Hutt, 20 April 1915. Proceeded overseas from Wellington on board HMNZT 'Willochra', 14 August 1915.Disembarked Suez, Egypt, 26 October 1915. Marched in and taken on strength Wellington Infantry Battalion, Moascar, 9 January 1916. Admitted to hospital (sick), 15 February 1916; discharged from hospital and rejoined unit, 21 February 1916.Proceeded from Alexandria, Egypt on board HMT 'Arcadian' to France, 6 April 1916; disembarked at Marseilles, France, 12 April 1916. Found guilty, 21 June 1916, of being absent without leave while on active service in the field from 9:00am to 2:55am, 20 June 1916: awarded 14 days' Field Punishment No 2.Deserted to enemy, 29 June 1916;discharged as a deserter, 29 July 1916.Reported to be interned at Dulmen POW Camp, Westphalia, Germany, 30 August 1916.Ineligible to receive medals. AWMM Read more Death About death Contribute › 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 Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Roll of Honour Remember William Powell Nimot by laying a poppy. William Arthur Nimon Leonard Alfred Nimot William Powell Nimot Horace Wise Nind Albert Edgar Ninnes Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William Powell Nimot Leave a note Contribute › Processing Related objects The magazine of the Sixth Reinforcements New Zealand Expeditionary Force Library / Pictorial › publication At sea D526.2 WIL Sources Sources Contribute › External linksMilitary personnel file http://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=21380756 Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM Page No: 541 AWMM NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM Harper, G., Clements, C., & Johns., R. (2019). For King and Other Countries: The New Zealanders Who Fought in Other Services in the First World War. Auckland, New Zealand: Massey University Press. AWMM p. 208-9 AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact 30 January 2015Allan JamesRotoruaResearcher The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.