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William John Stone

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  • Service number
    6/1990 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Captain AWMM
    Canterbury Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William John AWMM
  • Surname
    Stone AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    6/1990 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    • WW1 Unknown AWMM
    • WW1 Foreman carpenter AWMM
      Unknown military district AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    • Unknown Murchison, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown Unknown address AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs Blanche Stone (wife), Reservoir, Nelson, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mrs Blanche Stone (wife), Reservoir, Nelson, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 17 Apr 1915 Married AWMM
    • Pre 15 Nov 1916 Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    6/1990 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Unknown AWMM
      Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

    Embarkations

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    • Embarkation details
      • WW1 17 April 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 21 or HMNZT 22 or HMNZT 23 AWMM
        Vessel was Willochra or Knight Templar or Waitomo AWMM
        Lieutenant AWMM
        Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM
        4th Reinforcements AWMM
      • WW1 15 November 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 68 or HMNZT 69 AWMM
        Vessel was Tahiti or Maunganui AWMM
        Lieutenant AWMM
        19th Reinforcements, Canterbury Infantry Battalion, C Company AWMM
        New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM

    Prisoner of war

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    • Capture details
    • Days interned
    • Liberation date
    • POW liberation details
    • POW serial number

    Medical history

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    • Medical notes
      Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

    Last known rank

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    • Last rank
      WW1 Captain AWMM
      Canterbury Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM

    Biographical information

    Biographical information

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    • William Stone was the son of James E. and Sarah Stone, of Nelson, New Zealand; husband of Blanche Letitia Stone, of Pigeon Valley, Wakefield. AWMM

    Death

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    • Age at death
      30 AWMM
    • Date of death
      13 October 1917 AWMM
    • Cause of death
      Died of wounds AWMM
    • Place of death
      Belgium AWMM
    • Death notes
      Belgium AWMM
    • Cemetery name
      Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM
    • Grave reference
      XXI. C. 8. AWMM
    • Memorial name
    • Memorial reference
    • Obituary

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