HOPPING, Albert Joseph
(Service number 54042)
|First Rank||Rifleman||Last Rank|
|Date||29 July 1895||Place of Birth|
|Address at Enlistment|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||J. HOPPING (father), Gapes Valley, Geraldine|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Rifle Brigade|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||Reinforcements J Company|
|Date||16 July 1917|
|Embarked From||Wellington||Destination||Liverpool, England|
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|Date||28 July 1966||Age|
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Albert was the son of Joseph and Catherine Hopping, born in 1895. In 1919 he married Maude CAMPBELL, a sister of Robert CAMPBELL of Geraldine who also served in WWI.
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