FERGUSON, William Bertram Ochiltree
(Service number 3/854)

First Rank Captain Last Rank Captain


Date 29 February 1869 Place of Birth Scotland

Enlistment Information

Date 15 Aug 1914-31 Dec 1915 Age
Address at Enlistment Kurow, North Otago, New Zealand
Occupation Medical practitioner
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married
Next of Kin Mrs Ferguson (Wife), c/- Hjorring and Davey, Timaru
Religion Church of England
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 Medical Corps
Date 14 August 1915
Transport Tofua
Embarked From Wellington Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

Campaigns Egypt 1915-16, Egyptian Expeditionary Force 1916, Salonika 1915-16, France and Belgium 1916-18
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 d.1961 Age 95
Place of Death New Zealand
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials Cenotaph Jan 2015

Biographical Notes


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Janette Clarke, SC branch NZSG

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