CAGUE, William
(Service number 6/424)

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Date 16 July 1892 Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Saint Andrews
Occupation Farm labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs A. CAGUE (mother), Saint Andrews
Religion Presbyterian
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation Main Body
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Canterbury Infantry Battalion
Date 16 October 1914
Transport Tahiti or Athenic
Embarked From Wellington Destination
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

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Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
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Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations



Date 10 December 1963 Age 71 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Memorial Park Cemetery, Christchurch
Memorial Reference Block 6, Plot 200
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

William Cague was the son of Samuel and Annie (née Riddell) Cague, and a brother of James who also served in World War One.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [24 October 2016]

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