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HILL, Joseph
(Service number 36619)

Aliases
First Rank Rifleman Last Rank Lance Corporal

Birth

Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status single
Next of Kin Joseph Hill (father) Kingsdown Timaru
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 Reinforcements G Company
Date 19 January 1917
Transport HMNZT 75 Waitemata
Embarked From Wellington, New Zealand Destination Plymouth, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With NZ Rifle Brigade, 3rd Battlaion 3rd

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 4 October 1918 Age
Place of Death Le Cateau, France
Cause Killed in action
Notices
Memorial or Cemetery Flesquieres Hill British Cemetery, Nord, France
Memorial Reference VI. C. 25
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, Timaru; Kingsdown Hall War Memorial plaque

Biographical Notes

Son of Joseph Hill Kingsdown

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Liz Shea (SC branch NZSG)

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