Also known as
WWI 12/25 AWMM
Date of birth
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Address before enlistment
Unknown AWMM William Street, Greymouth, Westland, New Zealand AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
Mrs E. Kittelty (mother), Eglinton Avenue, Mount Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM
POW liberation details
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- Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
Wounded 27 April 1915 in right forearm and fingers during the Battle of the Landing, Kittelty spent 5 weeks in hospital before returning to the front AWMM
- Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
William Kittelty was the son of Esther Kittelty, of 76, Prospect Terrace, Mount Eden, Auckland, and the late William Kittelty. Native of Greymouth.
He was killed in the charge at the Pinnacle during the August Offensive.
Kittelty's sister, 22/136 Eliza Jane Kittelty, NZANS (on HS Maheno) also served in WW1. AWMM
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Age at death
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- Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
- Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM
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To William Lesley Kittelty who lost his life at the Battle of Chunuk Baire on the 8th August 1915. You were laid to rest in a foreign land, a long way from your home, but you are still remembered. Forever grateful for your sacrifice.
Public - Claire - Other Relative - 15 April 2015
- Stowers, R. (2005). Bloody Gallipoli: the New Zealanders' story. Auckland, N.Z.: David Bateman. AWMM
- New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
Page No: 398 AWMM
- Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2015). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-3). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
Vol. 1: Includes portrait AWMM
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