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Full Name
William Redmund Honey
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
William Redmund
Surname
Honey
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
49543
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Goldminer
Next of Kin
Mrs G.A. Honey (wife), Kokiri, via Greymouth, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit
27th Reinforcements Canterbury Infantry Regiment, C 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
18
Last Unit Served
Canterbury Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion
Place of Death
Somme, France
Date of Death
5 April 1918
Year of Death
1918
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Cemetery Name
Serre Road Cemetery No 1, Pas-de-Calais, France
Grave Reference
II. B. 8.
Biographical Notes
William Honey was the husband of G. A. Honey, of 48 Fitzgerald Avenue, Christchurch, New Zealand.
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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