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HAMPSON, John
(Service number 14102)

Aliases
First Rank Rifleman Last Rank Private

Birth

Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Miner
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs Margaret Hampson (mother), Grey Road, Reefton, NZ
Religion
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with New Zealand Armed Forces (?) Served in
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 5th Reinforcements 3rd Battalion, G Company
Date 26 June 1916
Transport Maunganui or Tahiti
Embarked From Wellington, NZ Destination Devonport, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With New Zealand Infantry

Military Awards

Campaigns
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

Discharge

Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations

Death

Date 20 September 1916 Age
Place of Death United Kingdom
Cause Died of Disease
Notices
Memorial or Cemetery Tidworth Military Cemetery, Wiltshire, England
Memorial Reference C. 211
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, Timaru

Biographical Notes

"Private J. Hampson, 14102, 1st Training Batt., died at Tidworth Militry Hospital on Wednesday, September 20th. He was buried at 111a.m. on Saturday, September 23rd, at Tidworth Cemetery. Wreaths were sent from the High Commissioner and the N.Z.W.C.A."( Chronicles of the N.Z.E.F September 29, 1916 p.57)

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Ann Munro

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