William Howie

William Howie

William Howie

Unit: New Zealand Field Artillery

Conflict: WW1

Additional Details:

Son of Andrew Robertson Howie and Helen Howie, of 125, Conyers St. Invercargill. Born at Edinburgh, Scotland. Served in France and at Gallipoli.

Public Contributions:

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  • Service Number: 2/233
  • First Name: William
  • Surname: Howie
  • Rank: Gunner
  • Date of Birth: Not known
  • Next of Kin: Mrs Helen Howie, Sydney Street, Invercargill, New Zealand
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Nationality of Force: New Zealand
  • Force: Army
  • Unit: New Zealand Field Artillery

Casualty Details

  • Date of death: 18 March 1918
  • Age: 23
  • Conflict: WW1

Embarkation Details

  • Body of Embarkation: Main Body
  • Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
  • Embarkation Date: 16 October 1914
  • Transport: HMNZT 7
    HMNZT 10
  • Vessel: Limerick or Arawa
  • Destination: Suez, Egypt

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph, Auckland War Memorial Museum