(Service number 7/1410)
|First Rank||Trooper||Last Rank||Trooper|
|Date||Unknown||Place of Birth|
|Address at Enlistment||Care of P. Batchelor, Marchwell Street, Timaru, New Zealand|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||G. Sanderson, Ashfield Grove, Rosella Estate, North Shields, England|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||6th Reinforcements|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||Canterbury Mounted Rifles|
|Date||14 August 1915|
|Embarked From||Wellington, New Zealand||Destination||Suez, Egypt|
|Other Units Served With|
|Last Unit Served With||Canterbury Mounted Rifles|
Award Circumstances and Date
Prisoner of War Information
|Date of Capture|
|Where Captured and by Whom|
|Actions Prior to Capture|
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||9 August 1916||Age||26|
|Place of Death||Egypt|
|Cause||Killed in action|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Kantara War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt|
|Memorial Reference||A. 63.|
|New Zealand Memorials||On Memorial wall, Timaru|
William Sanderson was the son of George and Alice Ann Sanderson, of 12 Ashfield Grove, Rosella Estate, North Shields, England.
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