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Stanley Norman Popple

Headstone, Klein-Vierstraat British Cemetery - No known copyright restrictions

Headstone, Klein-Vierstraat British Cemetery - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military record
  • Forenames
    Stanley Norman AWMM
  • Surname
    Popple AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 61770 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    30 March 1891 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Cambridge , NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
    son of Frederick & Amelia Elizabeth POPPLE Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military Record
  • Address before enlistment
    14 Elizabeth St, Petone Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military Record
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    F.W. Popple (brother), 144 Tasman Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    single Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military Record

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
    • Western European Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • No 2 NZ Entrenching Battalion Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military record
  • Service number
    WWI 61770 AWMM
  • Military service
    1917-1918 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    British War & Victory Medals
    Plaque & Scroll # 510655 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    1st registed for Military Training at Tokomaru Bay Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military record
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Unknown AWMM Clerk AWMM
    • 8 June 1916 in Wellington Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military record
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment
    26yrs 2mths Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military record

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Son of Frederick and Amelia Popple, of Cambridge, New Zealand

      Two sons, brothers Arthur Percival Glover Popple ( 41354) and Stanley Norman Popple (61770) were killed in WW1.

      Roll of Honour notice placed by family in the New Zealand Herald 20 May 2008. AWMM
    • Recorded to have played Rugby for the 1914-1915 Tokomaru Team
      Brother of James Kennedy Popple of Tokomaru Bay Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Poverty Bay Herald
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 May 1918 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
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  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Klein-Vierstraat British Cemetery, Heuvelland, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM Plot 1. Row H. Grave 10. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    In Memorium: Roll of Honour, New Zealand Herald, 20 May 2008 AWMM
  • Memorial name
    Tokomaru Bay War Memorial Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Research
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      75: 8 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      In Memorium: Roll of Honour, New Zealand Herald, 20 May 2008 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 2: Includes portrait AWMM
    • The Fields of Remembrance Trust: Brothers Field, Auckland Museum (Armistice, 2018) AWMM
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