SUTTIE, William Bone
(Service number 91985)

First Rank Private Last Rank Private


Date 2 April 1877 Place of Birth Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland

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Date Age 40 years 10 months
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Occupation Engineer
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Date 15 August 1919 Reason On the termination of his period of engagement.

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Post-war Occupations

Machinery expert; engineer


Date 27 February 1964 Age 86 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Cremated; ashes scattered Waikumete cemetery, Auckland
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

William Bone Suttie was the youngest son of Charles and Susan (née Clark) Suttie, who came to New Zealand in 1883 with their family of six sons and three daughters.


New Zealand Electoral Rolls ( [20 October 2016]; Waikumete Cemetery records (South Canterbury Branch NZSG cemetery records) [20 October 2016]; Auckland Star, 13 November 1896, 18 June 1897, 22 June 1908, 10 & 11 June 1918, New Zealand Herald, 9 & 19 March 1897, 8 December 1898, 31 July 1899, 21 August 1899, 20 May 1904, 24 April 1918, 11 June 1918, 2 & 5 July 1918, 3 December 1930, Timaru Herald, 1 August 1899, Northern Advocate, 21 August 1918, Waikato times, 17 September 1921 (Papers Past) [23 October 2016]

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