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William Johnson

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Portrait, detail from Group photo, WW1 Canterbury Maori Contingent (photo kindly provided by Chris Cooke, 2008) - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    • William AWMM
    • William (delete Amos is not correct) Public - Chris - Other Relative - 22 April 2015 - See link on your own site to his scanned war record.
  • Surname
    Johnson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 16/240 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    17 April 1889 Military Personnel file
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Little River, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 C. Johnson, Lakeside, Selwyn, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 February 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 16/240 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Labourer/Civilian AWMM
    AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • William Johnson was the son of Mr. and Mrs. C. Johnson, of Lakeside, Leeston, Canterbury, New Zealand.

    Brother of George Amos Johnson (26269). AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    5 August 1916 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Trois Arbres Cemetery, Steenwerck, Nord, France AWMM I. A. 5. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
26 April 2017Christine BettyAustraliaOther relative
22 April 2015ChrisChristchurchOther Relative
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