JOHNSON, William Amos
(Service number 16/240)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank||Corporal|
|Date||Unknown||Place of Birth|
|Address at Enlistment||Little River, New Zealand|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||C Johnson, Lakeside, Selwyn, Canterbury, New Zealand|
|Served with||New Zealand Pioneer Battalion||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation|
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Award Circumstances and Date
Prisoner of War Information
|Date of Capture|
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||5 August 1916||Age|
|Place of Death||France|
|Cause||Died of wounds|
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|New Zealand Memorials||On Memorial wall, Timaru|
William Johnson was the son of Mr. and Mrs. C. Johnson, of Lakeside, Leeston, Canterbury, New Zealand.
Cenotaph databse [August 2013]
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Dave Batchelor (South Canterbury Museum)
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