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John Edward STONE

Regimental number60
Place of birthWellington, New Zealand
SchoolGrammar School, Auckland, New Zealand
Age on arrival in Australia19
ReligionChurch of England
AddressAuckland, New Zealand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMatthew J Hogan, Ae Tramway Co, Auckland, New Zealand
Enlistment date4 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 10 May 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 August 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot III, Row D, Grave No. 16), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
TAYKLOR the true family name. Parents: J. Ede and Margaret TAYLOR; husband of Ethel Winifred TAYLOR, 72 College Hill, Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand. Native of New Zealand

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