HAMILTON, Gordon Cuthbert
(Service number 40940)
|First Rank||Corporal||Last Rank|
|Date||Unknown||Place of Birth|
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|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mrs G. C. HAMILTON (wife), care of C. H. VERITY, Craigmore Downs, Timaru|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Rifle Brigade|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||Reinforcements H Company|
|Date||14 March 1917|
|Embarked From||Wellington||Destination||Devonport, England|
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|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Cremated Purewa (26 March 1960)|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Son of Canon Staples HAMILTON & Rose Margaret nee WYLDE. Brother of Hubert Arthur HAMILTON, killed in action 1915 at Gallipoli; half-brother of Hugh Staples HAMILTON who also served in WWI.
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