Māori › William John Jermy Born 4 May 1895 - Died 1 October 1916 PDF Key details Service numberWWI 10/3610 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Private AWMM New Zealand Machine Gun Corps AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 21), Page: 20 - No known copyright restrictions View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam John AWMM SurnameJermy AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberWWI 10/3610 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionChurch of England, Christian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth4 May 1895 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Turakina, Rangatikei Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistment Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationW.J. Jermy (father), Turakina, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberWWI 10/3610 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM Labourer/Civilian AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 08 Jan 1916-8 February 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 37 AWMM Vessel was Maunganui AWMM Private AWMM 9th Reinforcements Wellington Infantry Battalion, B Company AWMM New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Height, WWI AWMM 5' 7" AWMM Weight, WWI AWMM 129 lb AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Private AWMM New Zealand Machine Gun Corps AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › William Jermy was the son of William John and Sybil Jermy, of Turakina, Wanganui, New Zealand.Embarked Wellington, 8 January 1916; disembarked Suez, 12 February 1916, and admitted to Isolation Camp, Zeitoun.Rejoined 1st Bn, Wellington Infantry Regiment, Ismailia, 22 March 1916.Embarked Egypt to join the British Expeditionary Force, France, 6 April 1916.Admitted to No 7 General Hospital, St Omer, 2 May 1916 (mumps); transferred to No 4 Stationary Hospital, Arques, 3 May 1916; discharged to duty, and rejoined Bn, in the field, 9 May 1916.Transferred to No 2 Machine Gun Company, 9 August 1916.Admitted to No 3 [NZ] Field Ambulance, 24 August 1916 (otitis media); transferred same day to No 1 NZ General Hospital; rejoined unit, 1 September 1916.Killed in action, 1 October 1916.Parents: William John and Sybil Jermy, Turakina, Wanganui AWMM Read more Death About death Contribute › Death1 October 1916 AWMM Age 20 AWMM Somme, Northern France AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Death notes Cemetery Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameCaterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial, Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France AWMM Roll of Honour Remember William John Jermy by laying a poppy. George Maurice Jermy Selby Jermy William John Jermy Douglas Fraser Jermyn Hugh Victor Jermyn Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William John Jermy Leave a note Contribute › Processing An uncle I never met,I was born in 1945. Sadly missed by his extended family. Public - Colvin William - Other Relative - 23 April 2015 Report Related Serviceperson George Maurice Jermy Sources Sources Contribute › External linksMilitary personnel file http://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=18053427 Further Reference A Street Near You record https://astreetnearyou.org/person/1463410/- Further Reference Commonwealth War Graves Commission Casualty record https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/1463410 Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM 21: 20 AWMM NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra 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. 1: Includes portrait AWMM The Fields of Remembrance Trust: Brothers Field, Auckland Museum (Armistice, 2018) AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact 23 April 2015Colvin William Palmerston North New ZealandOther Relative 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.