WAIKARAKA PARK CEMETERY
In Memory of
WILLIAM JAMES CUTHBERTSON MM
Company Quartermaster Serjeant
Son of Mrs. A. Cuthbertson, of Hillerest, Dundonald, Co. Down, Ireland. Served in Egypt, 1916, and on the Western Front, 1916-17.
|SOLDIERS DETAILS||W.J. CUTHBERTSON|
|Rank||Company Quarter Master Sergeant (CQMS). Embarked as Private|
|Full Name||William James CUTHBERTSON|
|Status / Occupation||-- / Agent|
|Body||A Company, 9th Reinforcement, New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit||Auckland Infantry Regiment|
|Next of Kin||J. Cuthbertson (Brother), 30 Curran Street, Ponsonby, AUCKLAND|
|WW1 MEDAL ENTITLEMENT||Military
Medal (SGT. W.J. CUTHBERTSON. AUCKLAND REGT)
British War Medal 1914-19
8th January 1916
aboard HMNZT 37 (ss Maunganui) and disembarked 8th February 1916 at Port Suez;
or aboard HMNZT 38 (ss Tahiti) and disembarked 7th February 1916 at Port Suez;
or aboard HMNZT 39 (ss Warrimoo) and disembarked 9th February 1916 at Port Suez.
(NB unable to ascertain which companies were transported in which troopship).
VIII Page 755
2nd Battalion, Auckland Infantry Regiment, Wounded Non-commissioned Officers and Men
"12/3603 Sergeant Cuthbertson, W.J. Date Reported 7th March 1917; Casualty List No 529/5; Force 9th Reinforcement"
|ROLL OF HONOUR||Died
after Discharge from New Zealand Expeditionary Force from
wounds inflicted or disease contracted while on active
"12/3603 CQMS Cuthbertson, William James; Auckland Regiment; 22nd April 1920"