MANGOS, William
(Service number 44130)

First Rank Rifleman Last Rank Rifleman


Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Bridge builder
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs M. MANGOS (mother), Post-office, Lyell, Westport; later of Church Street, Timaru
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Reinforcements G Company
Date 14 March 1917
Transport Ruapehu
Embarked From Wellington Destination Devonport, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 3rd Battalion, 3rd

Military Awards

Service Medals
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

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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 26 August 1917 Age
Place of Death
Cause Died of wounds
Memorial or Cemetery Trois Arbres Cemetery, Steenwerck, Nord, France
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Willim MANGOS was the fifth in the family of thirteen of Demetrious Nicolas and Mary Ann (née WILLIAMS) MANGOS. He died on 26 August 1917, five months after embarking, of wounds accidentally received.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [17 November 2014]; CWGC [17 November 2014]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [19 June 2016]; Timaru Herald, 10 september 1917, 27 September 1917, Colonist, 13 September 1917 (Papers Past) [17 November 2014; 20 June 2016]

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