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Full Name
Kenneth Grigor Williamson
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Kenneth Grigor
Surname
Williamson
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
63251
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Labourer
Next of Kin
D. Williamson (father), Riccarton, East Taieri, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit
32nd Reinforcements E Company
Embarkation Date
21 November 1917
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Maunganui
Destination
Liverpool, England
Nominal Roll Number
75
Page on Nominal Roll
18
Last Unit Served
Otago Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion
Place of Death
Bapaume, France
Date of Death
24 August 1918
Age at Death
21
Year of Death
1918
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Cemetery Name
Grevillers British Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France
Grave Reference
XI. AA. 21.
Biographical Notes
Kenneth Williamson was the son of Donald and Rhoda A. Williamson, of 11 Fifield St., Roslyn, Dunedin, New Zealand. Born at East Taleri, Otago.
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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