HALL, Arthur
(Service number 58524)

First Rank Private Last Rank Private


Date 12 December 1897 Place of Birth Gapes Valley, Geraldine

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Farmer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Thomas Hall (father) Gapes Valley, Geraldine
Religion Church of England
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation NZ Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 29th Reinforcements, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, C Company
Date 15 August 1917
Transport HMNZT 92 Ruahine
Embarked From Wellington Destination Glasgow, Scotland
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Canterbury Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion

Military Awards

Service Medals
Military Awards

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No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
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Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 9 February 1918 Age 20
Place of Death France
Cause Kia
Memorial or Cemetery Buttes New Bristish Cemetery, (NZ) Memorial, Polygon Wood, Zonnebeke, West- Vlaanderen, Belgium
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, Timaru; Gapes and Beautiful Valley First World War Memorial; Geraldine War Memorial; Geraldine War Memorial

Biographical Notes

son of Thomas and Elizabeth Hall of Gapes Valley, Geraldine. One of 14 children


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