HOUSTON, David Kyle
(Service number 62981)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank|
|Date||Unknown||Place of Birth||Timaru|
|Address at Enlistment|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||H. HOUSTON (brother), Shamrock Hotel, Timaru|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||33rd Reinforcements, Auckland Infantry Regiment, A Company|
|Date||31 December 1917|
|Embarked From||Wellington||Destination||Glasgow, Scotland|
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Award Circumstances and Date
Prisoner of War Information
|Date of Capture|
|Where Captured and by Whom|
|Actions Prior to Capture|
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||9 November 1946||Age||58 years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Andersons Bay Cemetery, Dunedin|
|New Zealand Memorials|
David Kyle Houston was the youngest son of David and Mary Matilda (née Crawford) Houston. David attended Timaru Main School. His brother Robert John Houston was killed in action in 1916, and another brother, Hillis Houston, also served in World War One.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [31 December 2016]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [30 December 2016]
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