Lance Corporal

William Burns

Conflict: 
WW2
Additional Information: 

Son of John Lawrie Burns and Margaret Porteous Burns.

References:
  • CWGC
NZ WAR GRAVES

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Personal Tributes:

Casualty

Service Number: 
44229
Name:
William Burns
Rank: 
Lance Corporal
Date of Birth:
Not known
Next of Kin: 
Mrs M. Burns (mother), 181 Dixon Street, Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand
Marital Status: 
Single
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Enlistment Address: 
181 Dixon Street, Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand
Occupation on Enlistment: 
Labourer
Armed Force: 
Army
Unit:
New Zealand Infantry

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Not known
Date of Death:
17 April 1945
Day of Death:
Tuesday
Age at Death: 
29
Conflict: 
WW2

Embarkation Details

Embarkation Body:
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF)

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

Cemetery

Cemetery Reference: 
3. J. 8.
Cemetery Location: 
Germany
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