HILL, John Cecil
(Service number 6/1078)
|First Rank||Lieutenant||Last Rank||Lieutenant|
|Date||6 August 1886||Place of Birth||Petrograd, Russia|
|Address at Enlistment||Werry's Hotel, Timaru|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Hon. Frank HILL, 9 Victoria Street, Westminster, London, England|
|Served with||New Zealand Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||Main Body|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||Canterbury Infantry Battalion|
|Date||16 October 1914|
|Transport||Tahiti or Athenic|
|Embarked From||Lyttelton, Canterbury||Destination||Suez, Egypt|
|Other Units Served With||2nd South Canrerbury Company|
|Last Unit Served With||Canterbury Infantry Battalion|
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Artist. Cartoonist for the 'Auckland Star'.
|Date||8 August 1974||Age||85 yrs|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Cremated at Rotorua|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Enlisted at Timaru.
Cenotaph Database [25 September 2013]. Timaru Herald, 10 May 1915 (Papers Past) [19 September 2013]
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