William Ayto Unknown date of birth - 27 April 1941 Key details Contribute › Service number7211 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeCaptain AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share 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 › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMButcher AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM14 Centre StreetInvercargillNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr J. Ayto (father)14 Centre StreetInvercargillNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsGreece AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number7211 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMInvercargillSouthlandSouth IslandNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMMLieutenant 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 Canterbury 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 Contribute › Cemetery namePhaleron War CemeteryAthensGreece AWMM Grave reference8. E. 11. AWMM Memorial Contribute › 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 2015 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 Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.