William Ayto Born 25 January 1915 - Died 27 April 1941 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number7211 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankCaptain AWMM20 Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Wreath, 1999, laid by the Greek Community on the Cenotaph in … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam AWMM SurnameAyto AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number7211 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Report › Report › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth25 January 1915 Public source Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW2 Butcher AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown 14 Centre Street, Invercargill, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr J. Ayto (father), 14 Centre Street, Invercargill, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsGreece AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number7211 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMInvercargill, Southland, South Island, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Lieutenant AWMM; 20 Infantry Battalion AWMM; 2NZEF: 1st Echelon AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankCaptain AWMM20 Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › William Ayto was the son of Joseph Ayto and of Alice Ayto (nee Crozier), of Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death25 AWMM Date of death27 April 1941 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathGreece AWMM Death notesGreece AWMM Cemetery namePhaleron War Cemetery, Athens, Greece AWMM Grave reference8. E. 11. AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember William Ayto by laying a poppy. Walter Robson Ayson James Aythorn William Ayto Alexander Aeneas Ayton Jack William Ayton Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William Ayto Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 1: WW2 11 AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 08 June 2015AlistairNapier, New ZealandOther Relative Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.