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

William James Sowry

-
Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 43), Page: 5 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 43), Page: 5 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William James AWMM
  • Surname
    Sowry AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 28813 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

Contribute ›
  • Birth
    • 22 October 1878 AWMM AWMM
    • 22 October 1878 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    22 October 1878 Public - KARYN - Other relative - 13 November 2018 - Family papers
  • Place of birth
    Auckland Public - KARYN - Other relative - 13 November 2018 - Family papers
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    R. Sowry (father), Keppell Street, Arch Hill, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

Contribute ›
  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 28813 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

Contribute ›
  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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

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

Last known rank

Contribute ›
  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

Contribute ›

Death

About death

Contribute ›
  • Death
    17 November 1939 AWMM
    AWMM
  • 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 James Sowry by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of William James Sowry

Leave a note

Contribute ›

Sources

Sources

Contribute ›

Contributors

Command item
Command item
Add new record Refresh
DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
13 November 2018KARYNGULF HARBOUROther 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.

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