WILLIAMS, Albert George
(Service number 58636)

Aliases Born George Albert
First Rank Lance Sergeant Last Rank Lance Corporal


Date 8 July 1896 Place of Birth Timaru

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation School teacher
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs A. WILLIAMS (mother), Kowai Bush, Springfield, Canterbury
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 43rd Reinforcements F Company
Date 17 August 1918
Transport Ruahine
Embarked From Wellington Destination London, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 28 June 1947 Age 50 yrs
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery
Memorial Reference Services Section, Row 102, Plot 21
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Son of John & Ada (nee CULLEN) WILLIAMS. On 22 May 1922 in the Presbyterian Church at Greymouth he married Elizabeth Maywood ROBINSON; had 4 daughters & one son.


Cenotaph Database [09 March 2014]; TDC headstone image - Timaru Cemetery [09 March 2014]; NZ BDM Indexes (DIA historical records) [March 2014]; [09 March 2014] ; SCRoll web submission by L Richards, 27 October 2018

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