HUTTON, William Barrie
(Service number 32568)
|First Rank||Second Lieutenant||Last Rank||Second Lieutenant|
|Date||1 December 1894||Place of Birth|
|Address at Enlistment||Otipua, Timaru|
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|Next of Kin||Robert HUTTON (father), Otipua, Timaru|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Rifle Brigade|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||Reinforcements H Company|
|Date||16 July 1917|
|Embarked From||Destination||Liverpool, Merseyside, England|
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|Date||19 September 1963||Age||69 years|
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William Barrie Hutton was the son of Robert and Marion (née Craig) Hutton, of Otipua, near Timaru. Like his brothers he was educated at Pareora East School. His eldest brother, Archibald Craig Hutton, served in the South African War, and two others also served in World War One - George Sealy and Robert. 2nd-Lieut. W. B. Hutton returned to New Zealand in September 1918 per the 'Ionic', which was bringing a large number of invalided soldiers.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [10 January 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [10 January 2017]; Timaru Herald, 30 September 1918 (Papers Past) [06 December 2015]
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