HALL, Anthony
(Service number 7/849)

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Date 15 April 1883 Place of Birth Geraldine

Enlistment Information

Date 17 December 1914 Age 31 years
Address at Enlistment Linton
Occupation Shepherd
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married.
Next of Kin Mrs Nan Armstrong HALL, Kekerangu, Marlborough
Medical Information Height 5 feet 11 inches. Weight 164 lbs. Chest measurement 35-39 years.

Military Service

Served with New Zealand Armed Forces (?) Served in
Military District

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Date 27 April 1967 Age
Place of Death Dannevirke
Memorial or Cemetery Mangatera Cemetery, Dannevirke
Memorial Reference Block LF, Plot 63
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Anthony Hall was the son of Thomas and Elizabeth Hall. He attended Gapes Valley School. He was a brother of Arthur Hall who was killed in action in 1918 and also of Bertie Hall, Joseph Hall and Thomas Edward Hall who also served. Married Nan Armstrong DRYDEN on 15th December 1914 at Blenheim. On enlisting, on 17 December 1914 just two days after his marriage, Anthony joined the Canterbury Mounted Rifles.


NZ Defence Force Personnel Records (Archives NZ Ref. AABK 18805 W5539 0049112) [22 July 2016]; BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [21 July 2016]; School Admission record (South Canterbury Branch NZSG) [21 July 2016]; Temuka Leader, 20 February 1896, 13 April 1897 (Papers Past) [23 July 2016]

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