WW1 Names – W : Wau – William

Those Who Served in WW1 

Illawarra Military Historian and long time Illawarra Family History Group member,Terry Bugg, has been compiling an extensive database of over 4000 names of people associated with the Illawarra who served in WW1.

W : Wau – William

Waugh Keith Wollongong
Waugh R
Wearing James 7551 Illawarra
Weaver Harold Edward 4478A
Webb Shadwick Joseph 3276 Gerringong
Webb S A Thirroul
Webb Henry Gunning 2 Albion Park (Shellharbour ANZACS)
Webb Francis George Leslie 1035 Wollongong
Webb William 193 Thirroul
Webber Bert Wollongong
Weber Guido Fritz Leopold Cyril. 6848 Wollongong
Weber C
Weeks Samuel Cunningham 11428 Balgownie
Weeks Thomas Edward 2461 Helensburgh
Weippeart Oliver Victor 2852 Woonona
Weir Frederick Albert 2938 Kiama (Illawarra Remembers 1914 – 1918) (Shellharbour ANZACS)
Weir Thomas N74418
Weir James Alexander 4146 Albion Park (Shellharbour ANZACS)
Weir George Ernest 3939 Kiama (Illawarra Remembers 1914 – 1918) (Shellharbour ANZACS)
Wellings Walter Milton 1710 Unanderra
Wells Edward 268 Kiama
Wells John 335/2186 Gerringong
Wells Victor Albert 3748 Bellambi
Wells Sidney James 1427 Bellambi
Wells James 55562 Albion Park
Wells R Kiama
Wells S B
Welsh Walter Sealy Joseph 1307 Bulli-Thirroul
Wensell H Wollongong
Went Henry William 590 Wollongong
West Walter B. – Wally 1785 Woonona
West Jack Benjamin Stanley 4562 Thirroul
Westbury Robert Thomas 4309 Wollongong
Weston W Port Kembla
Weston J Kiama
Westwood Francis Jeremiah 19157 Woonona
Wheatley  William Thomas Mark 5266 Stanwell Park
Wheeler John 5108 Corrimal (Illawarra Remembers 1914 – 1918)
Whitbread Lionel Stephen 3954 Balgownie
Whitcombe George Martin 5788 Thirroul
White Robert 2252 Corrimal
White M Albion Park
White Edwin James 1418 Wollongong
White Ernest Charles 3152 Wollongong
White Ted
White A Wollongong
White J F
White Harald St Stephen 998 Austinmer
Whitehead David Adie ( CBE, DSO & Bar, MC ) Wollongong
Whitehead Frank 332607
Whitehead Frank 430 Port Kembla
Whitelaw Archibald Black 1986 Thirroul
Whitfield Kenneth Ross 7572 Shellharbour (Shellharbour ANZACS)
Whitfield Thomas Harold Wollongong
Whitfield Norman Harold (MID,MC&Bar) 2505 Wollongong
Whitfield Thomas Harold 684 Wollongong
Whitford Alexander 2073 Wollongong
Whitford George Ewan 3465 Wollongong
Whittey S Helensburgh
Whittingham David 6121 Kiama
Whittingham Carriw(e ) Bowden Kiama
Whyres (Wythes ) James Edward John 164 Scarborough
Whyte Alfred George 2843 Thirroul
Whythes James Edward 164 Scarborough
Widers Bulli-Woonona
Wildman (Bradney) Reginald Raymond 1888 Wollongong
Williams John  Joseph 3339 Woonona
Williams Amos
Williams William James 6336 Corrimal
Williams James 6337 Shellharbour
Williams C.H West Dapto
Williams O. W
Williams John Henry 2858 Helensburgh
Williams Frank Wollongong
Williams Jack
Williams Thomas William Thirroul
Williams Lewis William 62 Woonona
Williams William Charles 66544 Woonona
Williams Meredydd 1311 Scarborough
Williams David 5666 Scarborough
Williams Pierce Woonona
Williams Victor Clarence 801 Helensburgh
Williams Thomas Joseph 5304 Corrimal
Williams L Thirroul
Williams John 2536 Wollongong
Williams Fred 6338 Clifton
Williams C Helensburgh
Williams Thomas Joseph 1201 Corrimal
Williams Leslie 3256 Bulli
Williams J. S. Helensburgh
Williams Ernest George 3760 Helensburgh
Williams aka O’Leary John aka William Leslie 6878 Corrimal
Williamson James Thomas 3969 Tarrawanna
Williamson John 4894 Helensburgh
Williamson F Tarrawanna
Williamson Godfrey Eugene Peter 2503 Corrimal
Williamson F J Tarrawanna


  • More detailed Service Record Information is available via Discovering ANZACS site – using name and service number details
  • Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour entries
  • However, for additional information some advice can be sought from Terry Bugg of the Illawarra Family History Group – ww1illawarra@gmail.com. Terry has been researching WW1 military records for many, many years and therefore maybe able to provide some answers without too much trouble.

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