WALL, William Cameron
(Service number 78729)

Aliases Cameron
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Date 13 June 1889 Place of Birth Waimate

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Date Age
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Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married to Mary TAVENDALE in September 1911 at St Patrick's Church, Waimate
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations

Motor mechanic


Date 28 July 1967 Age 84 yrs
Place of Death Christchurch
Memorial or Cemetery Memorial Park Cemetery, Christchurch
Memorial Reference Block 2, Plot 155
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

William Cameron WALL was the second son of John and Henrietta (nee CAMERON) WALL. Cameron was educated at Redcliff and Tawai schools, near Waimate. His brother Thomas Duncan WALL also served in WWI.


Memorial Park Cemetery, Christchurch, burial records (Christchurch City Council online) [13 August 2014] ; Memorial Park Cemetery headstone transcription (South Canterbury Branch NZSG Cemetery Records microfiche) [15 August 2014]

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