(Service number 68525)

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Date 19 July 1878 Place of Birth New Zealand

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Farmer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin A. HAMILTON (brother), Gleniti, Timaru
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 41st Reinforcements G Company
Date 27 July 1918
Transport Ulimaroa
Embarked From Wellington Destination London, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 28 October 1952 Age 74 yrs
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery
Memorial Reference Services Section; Row 116; Plot 4
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Brother of Andrew HAMILTON, Gleniti. Son of Andrew & Christina (nee CHALMERS) HAMILTON.) Balloted September 1917. Farm labourer, of Gleniti, employed by his brother Andrew HAMILTON.


Cenotaph Database [13 October 2013]; Timaru Herald, 4 September 1917 & 7 Novem;ber 1917 (PapersPast) [23 October 2013]; TDC headstone image, Timaru Cemetery [23 October 2013]; [23 October 2013] 

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