William John Stone Unknown date of birth - 13 October 1917 Key details Contribute › Service number6/1990 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMCaptain AWMMCanterbury Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Portrait, from newspaper, provided by Peter Millward - No kn … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam John AWMM SurnameStone AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number6/1990 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMWW1 AWMMForeman carpenter AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMMurchisonNew Zealand AWMMUnknown AWMMUnknown address AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs Blanche Stone (wife)ReservoirNelsonNew Zealand AWMMMrs Blanche Stone (wife)ReservoirNelsonNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 17 April 1915 AWMMMarried AWMMPre 15 November 1916 AWMMMarried AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number6/1990 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMCanterburyNew Zealand AWMMWW1 AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMMWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM17 April 1915 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM17 April 1915 AWMMHMNZT 21 HMNZT 22 HMNZT 23 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 17 April 1915 AWMMWW1 AWMM15 November 1916 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM15 November 1916 AWMMHMNZT 68 HMNZT 69 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandPlymouthDevonEngland AWMMDeparted - 15 November 1916 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM17 April 1915 AWMM4th Reinforcements AWMMCanterbury Infantry Battalion AWMMWillochra or Knight Templar or Waitomo AWMMLieutenant AWMMWW1 AWMM15 November 1916 AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF) AWMM19th Reinforcements, Canterbury Infantry Battalion, C Company AWMMTahiti or Maunganui AWMMLieutenant AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of woundsCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMCaptain AWMMCanterbury Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › 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 About death Contribute › Age at death30 AWMM Date of death13 October 1917 AWMM Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Place of deathBelgium AWMM Death notesBelgium AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameLijssenthoek Military CemeteryPoperingeWest-VlaanderenBelgium AWMM Grave referenceXXI. C. 8. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember William John Stone by laying a poppy. William George Stone William Harold Stone William John Stone William Kynaston Stone Charles Ferguson Stoneham Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William John Stone Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=7822039Archives NZOther military personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=7880950Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMVol1: 698 AWMMNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM45: 10 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.