William (Bill) Stevenson Rendall

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal
  • Born 5 August 1989, Waianakarua, North Otago, Dunedin
  • Died 2 January 1951, Dunedin
  • Last rank Rifleman
  • Service number 23/2526
  • Served In D Company, 2nd Battalion, Wellington Regiment
  • Next of Kin Mrs. Jane Rendall (wife), Cumberland Street, Dunedin
  • Pre-war occupation Painter
  • ReligionRoman Catholic
  • Enlisted18 November 1915
  • Embarkationaboard HMNZT 47, Willochra, departed 4 March 1916, Wellington, disembarked Suez, Egypt, 8 April 1916
  • Theatres of operationWestern European 1918
  • Periods of service134 days in New Zealand, two years and 315 days overseas. Total service of three years and 84 days
  • Returned to New Zealandaboard Tahiti, 3 December 1918
  • Discharged9 February 1919, no longer physically fit for war service on account of wounds received in action
  • AwardedBritish War Medal and Victory Medal

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