William Taylor Helliwell

William Taylor Helliwell

William Taylor Helliwell

Unit: New Zealand Machine Gun Corps, 1 Company

Conflict: WW1

Additional Details:

Husband of Mrs. H. R. Helliwell, of "Lyndhurst," Taumaha Rd., Edendale, Auckland.

Public Contributions:

There are no public contributions written for this casualty


  • Service Number: 26407
  • First Name: William Taylor
  • Surname: Helliwell
  • Rank: Private
  • Date of Birth: Not known
  • Next of Kin: Mrs H.R. Helliwell (wife), care of Mrs Turner, The Grove, Lower Hutt, New Zealand
  • Occupation: Carpenter
  • Nationality of Force: New Zealand
  • Force: Army
  • Unit: New Zealand Machine Gun Corps, 1 Company

Casualty Details

  • Date of death: 26 June 1917
  • Conflict: WW1
  • Cause of Death:

    Killed in action

Embarkation Details

  • Body of Embarkation: New Zealand Expeditionary Force
  • Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
  • Embarkation Date: 26 July 1916
  • Transport: HMNZT 59
    HMNZT 60
  • Vessel: Waitemata or Ulimaroa
  • Destination: Devonport, England

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph, Auckland War Memorial Museum