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Full Name
Willie Henry Clark
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Willie Henry
Surname
Clark
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
51300
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Labourer
Next of Kin
Miss G.M. Rogers (niece), Monmouth Street, Stratford, Taranaki, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit
27th Reinforcements Wellington Infantry Regiment, B Company
Embarkation Date
12 June 1917
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Tahiti
Destination
Devonport, England
Nominal Roll Number
67
Page on Nominal Roll
15
Last Unit Served
Wellington Infantry Regiment
Place of Death
France
Date of Death
21 April 1918
Year of Death
1918
Cause of Death
Died of wounds
Cemetery Name
Louvencourt Military Cemetery, Somme, France
Grave Reference
Plot 1. Row D. Grave 24.
Biographical Notes
He was the son of Edward Saunders and Suzan Clark
Description of Image
Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918
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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