William John Christiansen

First Name: 
William
Middle Name: 
John
Last Name: 
Christiansen
Date of Birth: 
Tuesday, January 17, 1899
Mother's Name: 
Mary Christiansen nee Charlesworth
Father's Name: 
Carl"Charles" Christiansen
Date Enlisted: 
Tuesday, June 12, 1917
Service: 
Royal Australian Navy
Awards: 
British War Medal
Victory Medal
Date of Death: 
Friday, October 27, 1967
Place of Death: 
Bulli, N.S.W.
Details: 

William Christiansen (Service No 6151) was born in Dapto, N.S.W.

He enlisted in the Royal Australian Navy served until 1922.  On 23rd November 1923 he married Kathleen Horwood in Bulli, N.S.W. and the couple raised a family.

William enlisted in the Navy for service in World War II.

He died in 1967 and is buried in Bulli Cemetery.  His service is commemorated on the Bulli-Woonona War Memorial.

William's brother Charles Walter Christiansen served with the Army and was killed in action.

Sources: 
NAA: A6770, CHRISTIANSEN W J

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