William Robert McQuay Unknown date of birth - 20 March 1950 Key details Contribute › Service number24/1442 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMWellington Infantry Regiment AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMMWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Report Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 474 - No known copyright restricti … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam Robert AWMM SurnameMcQuay AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number24/1442 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMWaitaraTaranakiNew Zealand AWMMUnknown AWMMWaitaraTaranakiNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationNurse Emma McQuay (mother)StratfordTaranakiNew Zealand AWMMNurse Emma McQuay (mother)StratfordTaranakiNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 13 November 1915 AWMMSingle AWMMPre 13 November 1915 AWMMSingle AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMMWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number24/1442 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM13 November 1915 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM13 November 1915 AWMMHMNZT 35 HMNZT 36 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 13 November 1915 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM13 November 1915 AWMM2nd Reinforcements to 2nd Battalion, New Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMMF Company AWMMWillochra or Tofua AWMMRifleman AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Report Discharge Contribute › DischargeWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMWellington Infantry Regiment AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Emma Louisa McQuay and Robert McQuay.Two sons, brothers George Thomas McQuay (12/2582) and William Robert McQuay (24/1442) served in WW1. AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death66 AWMM Date of death20 March 1950 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathStratfordTaranakiNew Zealand AWMM Death notesStratfordTaranakiNew Zealand AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameKopuatama CemeterySH 43StratfordTaranakiNew Zealand AWMMKopuatama CemeterySH 43StratfordTaranakiNew Zealand AWMM Grave referenceSOLD1 Plot 38 AWMMSOLD1 Plot 38 AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember William Robert McQuay by laying a poppy. William Elliott McQuarters George Thomas McQuay William Robert McQuay Allan Alexander McQueen Andrew Symington McQueen Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William Robert McQuay Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksBirths, Deaths and Marriages (New Zealand) Historical Records onlinehttps://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nzSources UsedStratford District cemetery records databasehttp://www.stratford.govt.nz/council/facilities/cemeteries/cemetery-searchSources UsedStratford District cemetery records databasehttp://www.stratford.govt.nz/council/facilities/cemeteries/cemetery-searchSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=10927131Archives NZBirths, Deaths and Marriages (New Zealand) Historical Records onlinehttps://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nzSources UsedStratford District cemetery records databasehttp://www.stratford.govt.nz/council/facilities/cemeteries/cemetery-searchSources UsedStratford District cemetery records databasehttp://www.stratford.govt.nz/council/facilities/cemeteries/cemetery-searchSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=10927131Archives NZStratford District cemetery record and headstone imagehttp://www.stratford.govt.nz/council/facilities/cemeteries/cemetery-search?cemetery=all&lastname=mcquay&firstname=williamFurther Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMVol1: 474 AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.