POWELL, William Edward
(Service number 32382)

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Date 29 September 1883 Place of Birth Pleasant Point

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Swyncombe, Kaikoura
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs J. E. FERRIS (sister), Fairton, Ashburton
Religion Presbyterian
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Military Service

Served with New Zealand Armed Forces (?) Served in
Military District

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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 7 December 1948 Age
Place of Death Silverstream
Memorial or Cemetery Taita Old Cemetery, Lower Hutt
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

William Edward Powell was the son of Thomas and Minnie Amelia Louise Powell.


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