(Service number 19819)

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Date 11 December 1869 Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Farmer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married
Next of Kin Mrs Edith HOARE 9wife), Postmistress, Kerrytown, Canterbury
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 Samoan Relief Reinforcements
Date 5 April 1917
Transport Taiune
Embarked From Auckland Destination Apia, Samoa
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
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Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 15 August 1946 Age
Place of Death Taranaki
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Prior to enlisting in the First World War Hugh was a farmer who also operated as the local postmaster and telegraphist in Kerrytown. While serving overseas his wife, Edith Ellen Augusta (nee Donavan) filled his postmaster role.


Cenotaph Database [27 February 2014]

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