1914/15 Star to the NZEF - served under an alias at Gallipoli & France (KIA 1916)
12/2870 PTE W.J.WADE NZEF
William Burgess, his true family name, the son of T.Burgess of Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand.
Enlisted Auckland under the alias 'WADE'.
To Egypt 14/8/15 with 1st Auckland Infantry Battalion, N.Z.E.F. & served at Gallipoli 29/9/15
Later moved to France.
KIA F&F 25/7/16 at Armentieres & is buried in the Cite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres.
With printed research documentation.