(Service number 6/2809)

First Rank Sergeant Last Rank


Date Unknown Place of Birth Hadfield, Glossop, Derbyshire, England

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Fritz Street, Timaru
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin B. WILLIAMS (brother), Fritz Street, Timaru
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation 6th Reinforcements
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Canterbury Infantry Battalion
Date 14 August 1915
Transport Willochra or Tofua
Embarked From Wellington Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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Military Awards

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Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
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Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date Age
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Born 1892, England. Son of William WILLAMS & Emma/Emily WILLIS. In 1901 Frank & Bertram were at home in Hadfield with their widowed father; Bertram also home in 1891. In 1895 Frank & Bertram went to Lowell, Mass, USA with their mother, destined to husband & father William . Brother Bertram Willis WILLIAMS also lived in Timaru, NZ & was called up for military service.


Cenotaph Database [11 March 2014]; 1891 & 1901 England census & other ( [12 March 2014]

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