(Service number 18513)
|First Rank||Lance Corporal||Last Rank|
|Date||23 July 1886||Place of Birth||Cowra, New South Wales, Australia|
|Address at Enlistment||P. O. Box 169, Timaru|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||John WILSON (father), P. O. Box 169, Timaru|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Rifle Brigade|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||6th Reinforcements 3rd Battalion, G Company|
|Date||26 July 1916|
|Transport||Waitemata or Ulimaroa|
|Embarked From||Wellington||Destination||Devonport, England|
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|Date||9 October 1957||Age||71 yrs|
|Place of Death||Wanganui|
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Albert WILSON was a son of John and Rebecca Susannah (nee BRIEN) WILSON. His brother Colin Edgar WILSON was killed in action in 1916 at the Sommei; another brother, Bertie Charles WILSON. also served in WWI.
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