BORRIE, William Johnstone
(Service number 50467)
|First Rank||Gunner||Last Rank|
|Date||14 March 1897||Place of Birth||Port Chalmers|
|Address at Enlistment||Box 25, Waimate|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||James BORRIE (father), Waimate|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||29th Reinforcements, New Zealand Field Artillery|
|Date||13 August 1917|
|Embarked From||Destination||Glasgow, Scotland|
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Prisoner of War Information
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||30 January 1972||Age||74 years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Salisbury Park Crematorium, Timaru|
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William Johnstone Borrie was the twin son of James and Margaret (née Johnstone) Borrie. William and his brother enlisted and embarked together.
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