ANNAND, Stanley George Watson
(Service number 7/2226)

First Rank Trooper Last Rank Private


Date 27 September 1894 Place of Birth Oamaru

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Warehouse assistant
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Mrs John Annand (mother), 83 High Street, Timaru
Religion Presbyterian
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation NZEF
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 10th Reinforcements Canterbury Mounted Rifles, C Squadron
Date 3 April 1916
Transport Willochra or Tofua
Embarked From Wellington Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With CanterburyInfantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion

Military Awards

Service Medals
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 10 January 1916 Age 22
Place of Death Somme, France
Cause Killed in action
Memorial or Cemetery Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial, Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, TimaruTimaru South School WW1 Memorial plaque (as S W Annand?)

Biographical Notes

Son of John and Ann (nee Byres) Annand of Timaru. Three sons, brothers served in WW1: William James Annand (6/3239); Stanley George Watson Annand (7/2226) killed in action 1916 and Arthur Douglas Annand (14047).


Cenotaph Aug 2013

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Carol Bell, SC branch NZSG & Timaru Herald

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