HODGSON, Douglas
(Service number 3/2753)

First Rank Temporary Lance Corporal Last Rank Private


Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Commerical Manager
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs Jane Reid Crow (mother) 173 King Edward St, Sth Dunedin, NZ
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 22nd Reinforcements New Zealand Medical Corps
Date 2/16/1917
Transport Mokoia or Navua or Aparima
Embarked From Wellington, New Zealand Destination Devonport, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With New Zealand Medical Corps

Military Awards

Service Medals
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

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


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 21 May 1919 Age 30
Place of Death United Kindom
Cause Accidental death on active service (railway accident)
Memorial or Cemetery Brookwood Military Cemetery, Woking, Surrey, England
Memorial Reference 11.1.7
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, Timaru

Biographical Notes

First rank was listed as Temporary Lance Corporal. Douglas Hodgson was the son of Jane Reid Hodgson (now Crow) and the late Thomas Hodgson, of 173 King Edward St., South Dunedin, NZ. Accidently killed (railway accident)


Cenotaph Data Base, Auckland Museum. Paperspast ODT

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