Private

Rasmus William Edward Nielsen

MM

Awards

Conflict: 
WW1
Additional Information: 

Son of Mr. and Mrs. Rasmus Nielsen, of Kaitieke. Born at Wellington. Served on the Western Front.

References:
  • CWGC
  • Archives New Zealand
NZ WAR GRAVES

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Personal Tributes:

Casualty

Service Number: 
64113
Name:
Rasmus William Edward Nielsen
Rank: 
Private
Date of Birth:
Not known
Place of Birth: 
Wellington, New Zealand
Next of Kin: 
Rasmus Nielsen (father), Raurimu, New Zealand
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Occupation on Enlistment:
Farm labourer
Armed Force: 
Army
Unit:
NZEF, Wellington Regiment

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Died of Injuries
Date of Death:
14 August 1919
Day of Death:
Thursday
Age at Death: 
30
Conflict: 
WW1

Embarkation Details

Embarkation Body:
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Place:
Wellington, New Zealand
Embarkment Date:
16 November 1917
Transport:
HMNZT 97
Vessel:
Tahiti
Destination:
Liverpool, England

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

Cemetery

Cemetery Location: 
New Zealand
Rasmus William Edward Nielsen
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