The AIF Project

William Nicholson WOODNORTH

Regimental number569
Place of birthAuckland, New Zealand
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBlacksmith
Address7 Henry Street, North Fitzroy, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinWm. C Woodnorth, 7 Henry Street, North Fitzroy, Victoria
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot VI, Row E, Grave No. 11), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
49
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Copeland and Hellen Skinner WOODNORTH

Print format