For clarity on the contribution - William had enlisted with the NZ Engineers Tunneling Company and trained in Auckland (Avondale) before leaving for the UK and further training at Falmouth and with the Army Mining School in France.
Public Contributions:William Ainslie's N.Z. unit arrived in Plymouth, England on the 3/2/1916 and then trained in Falmouth, England until being sent to the battlefields in France on the 9/3/1916. On the 24/6/1916 William... Read More
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