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Stanley Herbert Williams

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Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 784 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 784 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Stanley Herbert AWMM
  • Surname
    Williams AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 11/400 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1 October 1893 AWMM NapierHawkes Bay AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 12 August 1914 AWMM Whetukura, Dannevirke, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    William J. Williams (father), Rissington, Napier, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 11/400 AWMM
  • Military service
    D Squadron, 9th East Coast Mounted Rifles AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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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
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      11 stone 10 pounds AWMM
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 feet 8 inches AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      fair AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Blue AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      fair AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted NZ Field Ambulance, Diarrhoea, ANZAC Cove 3 July 1915 AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted to Hospital at Mudros 4 July 1915; Discharged to duty 27 July 1915 AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted to Hospital Ship Scotian, dysentery, Malta 10 September 1915 AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Embarked for England, HS Oxfordshire, 19 September 1915 AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted to Hospital, Liverpool 25 September 1915 AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked for the Dardanelles 9 May 1915

    Transferred to No 2 Field Ambulance at Moascar, as a member of the NZ Medical Corps 13 March 1916

    Embarked for France 6 April 1916

    Detached to 2 Battalion, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, for duty 18 November 1916

    Rejoined No 2 NZ Field Ambulance 25 January 1917

    Detached to ANZAC Cyclists Battalion 25 June 1917

    Leave , UK, 11 August 1917

    Rejoined Unit, Cyclists Battalion, in the Field 23 August 1917

    Rejoined No 2 Field Ambulance, 24 November 1917

    Detached to 2 Battalion Otago Regiment in the field, 3 July 1918

    Rejoined No 2 Field Ambulance, 7 August 1918

    Appointed Lance Corporal 28 August 1918

    Detached for leave 23 September 1918

    Returned to duty 12 October 1918

    Detached to UK on duty 27 October 1918

    Nominated for Officer Cadet Training, posted to No 13 Officer Cadet Battalion, The Hutments Newmarket, 8 November 1918

    Promoted to 2nd Lieutenant and transferred to NZ Rifle Brigade 14 February 1919

    Embarked for NZ, NZTS 269 SS Giessen, 23 June 1919

    Total service 5 years 43 days AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    27 August 1952 AWMM
    OpotikiBay of Plenty AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Leave a tribute or memory of Stanley Herbert Williams

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  • Dear Dad, I will love you and miss you always. Love Mary
    Public - Mary Anne Cameron - Child - 10 May 2015
  • Dear granddad we never met but you are in our hearts. Love Leith & Nick. (Granddaughter & great grandson) xxx
  • Dad I always loved you. You never spoke about your experiences. I am only just now discovering what you went through during the war.
    Public - Marion Jean - Child - 19 April 2015

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
      Military Service Record AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Vol1: 784 AWMM
    • HMNZT 6. Orari tatler : a souvenir of the voyage of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force from Wellington to Alexandria, Oct. 16th-Dec. 3rd, 1914. (1915). [Cairo, Egypt]: Whitehead, Morris and Co. (Egypt) Ltd. AWMM

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
10 May 2015Mary Anne CameronAucklandChild
19 April 2015Marion Jean Auckland, New ZealandChild
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