William James Cuthbertson

William James Cuthbertson

Company Quartermaster Sergeant
William James Cuthbertson



Military Medal

Unit: NZEF, Auckland Regiment

Conflict: WW1

Additional Details:

Son of Mrs. A. Cuthbertson, of Hillerest, Dundonald, Co. Down, Ireland. Served in Egypt, 1916, and on the Western Front, 1916-17.

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  • Service Number: 12/3603
  • First Name: William James
  • Surname: Cuthbertson
  • Rank: Company Quartermaster Sergeant
  • Date of Birth: Not known
  • Place of Birth: Ireland
  • Next of Kin: J. Cuthbertson (brother), 50 Curran Street, Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Occupation: Agent
  • Nationality of Force: New Zealand
  • Force: Army
  • Unit: NZEF, Auckland Regiment

Casualty Details

  • Date of death: 22 April 1920
  • Conflict: WW1
  • Cause of Death: Died after discharge from the NZEF from wounds inflicted or disease contracted while on active service

Embarkation Details

  • Body of Embarkation: New Zealand Expeditionary Force
  • Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
  • Embarkation Date: 8 January 1916
  • Transport: HMNZT 37
  • Vessel: Maunganui
  • Destination: Suez, Egypt

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph, Auckland War Memorial Museum