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JOHNSON, William Amos
(Service number 16/240)

Aliases
First Rank Private Last Rank Corporal

Birth

Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Little River, New Zealand
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin C Johnson, Lakeside, Selwyn, Canterbury, New Zealand
Religion
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with New Zealand Pioneer Battalion Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation
Unit, Squadron, or Ship
Date
Transport
Embarked From Destination
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

Campaigns
Service Medals
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date

Discharge

Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations

Death

Date 5 August 1916 Age
Place of Death France
Cause Died of wounds
Notices
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, Timaru

Biographical Notes

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

Sources

Cenotaph databse [August 2013]

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Researched and Written by

Dave Batchelor (South Canterbury Museum)

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