JULIAN, William Richard
(Service number 2/1412)

First Rank Last Rank Driver


Date 16 April 1884 Place of Birth Waimate

Enlistment Information

Date 9 February 1915 Age 30
Address at Enlistment Edward Street, Waimate
Occupation Saddler
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married
Next of Kin Mrs Alice Julian (wife), 26 Tavender Street, Woolston, Christchurch
Religion Wesleyan
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation 4th Reinforcements
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Field Artillery
Date 17 April 1915
Transport Willochra, Knight Templar or Waitomo
Embarked From Wellington Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

Campaigns Egyptian, Balkans (Gallipoli)and Western Europe
Service Medals 1914-1915 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
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 13 December 1918 Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 21 Ap1933 Age 49
Place of Death Christchurch
Notices Internal Affairs Notification, Military personnel file
Memorial or Cemetery Bromley Cemetery, Christchurch
Memorial Reference Block 1C, RSA, Plot 12
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

William married Alice Gregson in 1914 and was employed by NZ Railways as a saddler before enlisting.


Auckland War memorial Museum Cenotaph Database (January 2015); Christchurch City Council Cemeteries database, NZSG V5

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Ted Hansen, SC branch NZSG

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