Māori › William Ritchie Nicholls Born 11 December 1872 PDF Key details Service numberWWI 54947 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rank WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 69), Page: 11 - No known copyright restrictions Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam Ritchie AWMM SurnameNicholls AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberWWI 54947 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth11 December 1872 AWMM South Australia, Australia AWMM Australia AWMM Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistment Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationMiss Bonney (friend), Waitemata Hotel, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberWWI 54947 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 24 Jul 1917-25 September 1917 AWMM to Plymouth, Devon AWMM HMNZT 89 AWMM Vessel was Waitemata AWMM Private AWMM 28th Reinforcements, E 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 notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rank Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Did not embark. Confused with 54946 Nicholls, Richard who o.a.s. and was not supposed to have left New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death 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 Ritchie Nicholls by laying a poppy. William John Nicholls William Kenneth Nicholls William Ritchie Nicholls William Routledge Nicholls Winston William Nicholls Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William Ritchie Nicholls Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksMilitary personnel file http://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=21380445 Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM 69: 11 AWMM 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.