William Mouton

William Mouton

William Mouton

Unit: NZEF, Otago Regiment, 2 Battalion

Conflict: WW1

Additional Details:

Son of Dan and Mary Ann Mouton, of Mount Pleasant, Mitchelltown, Wellington.

Public Contributions:

William Mouton was the third of four sons of Polly and Daniel Mouton. Daniel abandoned the family in about 1895 and went to live in Perth, Western Australia, and served with the Australian forces ... Read More

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  • Service Number: 27938
  • First Name: William
  • Surname: Mouton
  • Rank: Private
  • Date of Birth: Not known
  • Next of Kin: Mrs A. Mouton (mother), Mitchelltown, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Occupation: Storeman
  • Nationality of Force: New Zealand
  • Force: Army
  • Unit: NZEF, Otago Regiment, 2 Battalion

Casualty Details

  • Date of death: 30 October 1918
  • Age: 25
  • Conflict: WW1
  • Cause of Death:

    Died of meningitis

Embarkation Details

  • Body of Embarkation: New Zealand Rifle Brigade
  • Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
  • Embarkation Date: 16 October 1916
  • Transport: HMNZT 66
  • Vessel: Willochra
  • Destination: Devonport, England

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph, Auckland War Memorial Museum