HALL, John Henry
(Service number 57748)

First Rank Corporal Last Rank Trooper


Date 3 February 1892 Place of Birth Pleasant Point

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Pleasant Point
Occupation Teamster
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Francis HALL (father), Pleasant Point, South 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 33rd Reinforcements, Mounted rifles Brigade
Date 13 November 1917
Transport Tofua
Embarked From Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With NZ Machine Gun Battalion

Military Awards

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Military Awards

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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 24 July 1961 Age 69 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery
Memorial Reference Services Section, Row 122, Plot 2
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

John Henry Hall was the youngest son of Francis and Mary (née Bruce) Hall. His brother Francis (Frank) also served in World War One.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [30 December 2016]; Timaru cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [30 December 2016]; NZ BDM indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [30 December 2016]

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