HINSON, Heber Basil
(Service number 18221)
|First Rank||Last Rank||Captain|
|Date||Unknown||Place of Birth|
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|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in|
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|Last Unit Served With||Canterbury Mounted Rifles|
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Prisoner of War Information
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||30 March 1918||Age||24 yrs|
|Place of Death|
|Cause||Died of wounds|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Damascus Commonwealth War Cemetery, Syria|
|Memorial Reference||C. 115.|
|New Zealand Memorials||On Memorial wall, Timaru; Pleasant Point War Memorial (as H. J. HINSON); Pleasant Point School Memorial|
Son of Rev. Stanley & Amy HINSON, of Pleasant Point, Soth Canterbury. Attended Christs College, Christchurch. Graduate of the Military College, Duntroon, Australia.
Cenotaph Database [20 October 2013]; CWGC (Hebert Basil) [21 October 2013]
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