Katikati e-memorial for soldiers who left from Katikati to serve in World War One

A project completed in association with the Katikati Returned Services Association.

Information kindly researched and provided by P.R.Lascelles NZEF Research Service with additional material provided by local families.

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SOLDIER W.G. LOMAS
Serial No.1 62348
Rank Lance Corporal
Full Name William George LOMAS
Status/Occupation -- / Farmer
Body 32nd Reinforcement, NZEF
Unit C Company, Canterbury Infantry Regiment
Last Address
Next of Kin Mrs J. Lomas (Mother), Katikati
WW1 Medal Entitlement British War Medal 1914-19
Victory Medal
Embarked 2 Embarked 22nd November 1917 from New Zealand
aboard HMNZT 95 (ss Willochra) (31st & 32nd)
and disembarked 7th January 1918 at Liverpool, ENGLAND

Embarked 17th November 1917 from New Zealand
aboard HMNZT 96 (ss Maunganui) (32nd)
and disembarked 7th January 1918 at Liverpool, ENGLAND.

Embarked 17th November 1917 from New Zealand
aboard HMNZT 97 (ss Tahiti) (31st)
and disembarked 7th January 1918 at Liverpool, ENGLAND.
Casualty List 3 Book XIV, Page 1881
Canterbury Infantry Regiment Wounded Non-commissioned Officers and Men
"62348 Private Lomas, W.G. Date Reported 4th September 1918; Casualty List No 943/5; Force 30th Reinforcement"
Roll of Honour 4 No
1. New Zealand Expeditionary Force - Embarkation Roll 1914-1918
2. Studholme, J. Some Records of the N.Z. Expeditionary Force
3. New Zealand Expeditionary Force - List of Casualties
4. New Zealand Expeditionary Force - Roll of Honour

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