condensed discuss document expanded export feedback print share remove reset document_white enquire_white export_white report_white

William John Gregory

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 283 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 283 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William John AWMM
  • Surname
    Gregory AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 6/2142 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

Contribute ›
  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 33 Barbadoes Street, Sydenham, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    J. A Gregory (father), 33 Barbadoes Street, Sydenham, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 June 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

Contribute ›
  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/2142 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

Contribute ›
  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

Contribute ›

Embarkations

Contribute ›

Prisoner of war

Contribute ›
  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

Contribute ›
  • Medical notes
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Died of disease AWMM

Last known rank

Contribute ›

Biographical information

Biographical information

Contribute ›
  • 'Addington Soldier Gives His Life'
    On November 19th the employees in the Car Shop at Addington met together to pass a vote of sympathy and condolence with the parents of the late Wm. J. Gregory, killed in action at the Dardanelles.
    Mr Smith, W. S. Foreman, who was in the chair, made feeling reference to our late shopmate, and stated that no man could do more for his country than lay down his life. The following resolution was carried in silence:
    It is with deep regret we have heard the sad news of the death of our late shopmate, William Gregory, and extend to his sorrowing parents and family our heartfelt sympathy in their sorrow. Trusting that the knowledge of his having answered his country's call, and died upholding the honour of the Empire, thereby proving himself a worthy and brave son of the Dominion, will help to soften the blow which has fallen upon them. Railway review, 17 December 1915, p 558 Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 4 September 2017 - Raiwlay Workers Obituaries : New Zealand History : www.nzhistory.govt.nz
Read more

Death

About death

Contribute ›
  • Death
    14 November 1915 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Portianos Military Cemetery, Lemnos, Greece AWMM V. A. 61. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

Contribute ›
  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember William John Gregory by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of William John Gregory

Leave a note

Contribute ›

Sources

Sources

Contribute ›

Contributors

Command item
Command item
Add new record Refresh
DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
04 September 2017JeniferWairarapaResearcher

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.

Creative Commons License Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License