(Service number 55406)

First Rank Private Last Rank Private


Date 10 October 1885 Place of Birth Geraldine

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Geraldine
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Peter BILLINGS (father), Geraldine
Religion Church of England
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 29th Reinforcements, Auckland Infantry Regiment, A Company
Date 13 August 1917
Transport Mokoia
Embarked From Destination Glasgow, Scotland
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Auckland Regiment

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Actions Prior to Capture
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Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date * November 1964 Age 78 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Temuka Cemetery
Memorial Reference Services Section, Row 160, Plot 683
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Peter Billings was the son of Peter and Elizabeth (née Coombs) Billings.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [17 March 2017]; Temuka Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [17 March 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [18 March 2017]

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