Private

John Emery Wilds

Conflict: 
WW1
Additional Information: 

Son of J. H. and Eliza Wilds, of Atipua Rd., Timaru, New Zealand. Born at Timaru.

References:
  • CWGC
  • Archives New Zealand
NZ WAR GRAVES

Public Contributions:

There are no public contributions written for this casualty

Personal Tributes:

Casualty

Service Number: 
5374
Forenames: 
John Emery
Surname: 
Wilds
Rank: 
Private
Date of Birth:
Not known
Next of Kin: 
Mrs E. Wilds (mother), Otipua Road, Timaru, New Zealand
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Occupation on Enlistment: 
Carpenter
Armed Force: 
Army
Unit:
NZEF, Canterbury Regiment, 2 Battalion

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Died of wounds
Date of Death:
22 April 1918
Day of Death:
Monday
Age at Death: 
21
Conflict: 
WW1

Embarkation Details

Embarkation Body:
New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Embarkation Place:
Wellington, New Zealand
Embarkment Date:
12 June 1917
Transport:

HMNZT 86
HMNZT 87
Vessel:
Maunganui or Tahiti
Destination:
Plymouth, England

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph Online, Auckland War Memorial Museum

Cemetery

Cemetery Reference: 
XI. F. 2.
Cemetery Location: 
France
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