(Service number 24588)
|Aliases||aka William Ross Dunnett|
|First Rank||Sapper||Last Rank|
|Date||16 November 1887||Place of Birth||Scotland|
|Address at Enlistment||50 Rayburn Street, Glasgow, Scotland|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||David DUNNETT (father), Seadown, South Canterbury|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||36th Reinforcements, Engineers|
|Date||2 May 1918|
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||7 July 1972||Age|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Taita Lawn Cemetery, Lower Hutt|
|New Zealand Memorials|
William Dunnett was one of the four sons of David and Barbara Dunnett, of Seadown. It appears that the family came out to New Zealand from Scotland not long before the war. His brothers George, James 21667 and John also served in World War One.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [12 December 2016]; Taita Lawn Cemetery headstone transcription (South Canterbury Branch NZSG cemetery records) [12 December 2016]
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