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Full Name
William Mangos
Rank Last Held
Rifleman
Forename(s)
William
Surname
Mangos
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
44130
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Rifleman
Occupation before Enlistment
Bridge builder
Next of Kin
Mrs M. Mangos (mother), Post-office, Lyell, Westport, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Embarkation Unit
Reinforcements G Company
Embarkation Date
14 March 1917
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Ruapehu
Destination
Devonport, England
Nominal Roll Number
57
Page on Nominal Roll
30
Last Unit Served
New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 3rd Battalion, 3rd
Place of Death
Belgium
Date of Death
26 August 1917
Year of Death
1917
Cause of Death
Died of wounds
Cemetery Name
Trois Arbres Cemetery, Steenwerck, Nord, France
Grave Reference
I. Z. 43.
Biographical Notes
William Mangos was the son of Mrs. M. A. Mangos, of Church St., Timaru, New Zealand.
Description of Image
Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917
Additional Information
Died of wounds accidentally received
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1918
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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