William Meldrum (general)
28 July 1865|
Whangarei, New Zealand
|Died||13 February 1964
Burnham, New Zealand
|Service/branch||New Zealand Military Forces|
|Years of service||1900–1920|
|Commands held||New Zealand Mounted Rifles Brigade (1917–19)
Wellington Mounted Rifles Regiment (1914–17)
6th (Manawatu) Mounted Rifles (1914)
|Awards||Companion of the Order of the Bath
Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George
Distinguished Service Order
Mentioned in Despatches (4)
Colonial Auxiliary Forces Officers' Decoration
Order of the White Eagle (Serbia)
Brigadier General William Meldrum CB, CMG, DSO, VD (28 July 1865 – 13 February 1964) was a New Zealand lawyer, farmer, military leader, magistrate and local politician. He was born in Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand.
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- "Final Returns". Taranaki Herald. 55 (14012). 17 September 1909. p. 3. Retrieved 16 May 2016.
- "William Meldrum". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 18 June 2016.
- "William Meldrum". Cricket Archive. Retrieved 18 June 2016.
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