HUTCHISON, William James Charles
(Service number 32579)

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Date 2 April 1892 Place of Birth Mount Somers

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Waitohi
Occupation Farm hand
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin W. HUTCHISON (father), Lower Waitohi, Temuka
Religion Church of England
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 20th Reinforcements, Specialist Company, Signal Section
Date 30 December 1916
Transport Athenic
Embarked From Destination Plymouth, Devon, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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Prisoner of War Information

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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 26 June 1966 Age 74 years
Place of Death Christchurch
Notices Timaru Herald, 27 June 1966
Memorial or Cemetery Linwood Crematorium
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

William James Charles Hutchison was the son of William and Ada Jane Hutchison.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [28 April 2017]

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