William Manus Butler Unknown date of birth - Died 9 October 1916 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number4/81 AWMM24/62 AWMM Also known asWilliam Manns Butler AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Rifleman AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 2nd Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 100 - No known copyright restricti … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam Manus AWMM SurnameButler AWMM Ingoa Also known asWilliam Manns Butler AWMM Service number4/81 AWMM24/62 AWMM Gender 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 Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Westport, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationW.P. Butler (father), 35 Bradhaw Street, South Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 15 Aug 1914 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number4/81 AWMM24/62 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMMCanterbury, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 HMNZT 1 or HMNZT 2 AWMMVessel was Moeraki or Monowai AWMMSapper AWMM; New Zealand Railway Engineers AWMM; Samoan Advance Party AWMMWW1 9 October 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 32 or HMNZT 33 or HMNZT 34 AWMMRifleman AWMM; A Company AWMM; New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 2nd Battalion AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Rifleman AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 2nd Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › William Butler was the son of William Patrick and Sarah U. Butler, of 35, Bradshaw St., Dunedin, New Zealand. Native of Otago. Also served with the advance party to Samoa, from Aug. to Dec., 1914.Name is recorded asWilliam Manns Butler in Nominal Rolls, as William Manus Butler in Archives New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death24 AWMM Date of death9 October 1916 AWMM Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Place of deathFrance AWMM Death notesFrance AWMM Cemetery nameSt Sever Cemetery, Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France AWMM Grave referenceB. 18. 2. AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember William Manus Butler by laying a poppy. William Joseph Ignatius Butler William Louis Butler William Manus Butler William Maurice Butler William Thomas Butler Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William Manus Butler Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedSmith, S.J. (1924). The Samoa (N.Z.) Expeditionary Force 1914-1915. Wellington: Ferguson & Osborn.http://nzetc.victoria.ac.nz/tm/scholarly/tei-WH1-Samo.htmlSources UsedSmith, S.J. (1924). The Samoa (N.Z.) Expeditionary Force 1914-1915. Wellington: Ferguson & Osborn.http://nzetc.victoria.ac.nz/tm/scholarly/tei-WH1-Samo.htmlSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=21890741Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C2074Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMPage No: 100 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.