HYLAND, William
(Service number 90443)

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Date 9 June 1883 Place of Birth Ashburton

Enlistment Information

Date 19 May 1917 Age
Address at Enlistment Cave
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Mrs M. HYLAND (mother), Cave, South Canterbury
Religion Roman Catholic
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Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
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Date 3 July 1936 Age 52 years
Place of Death Christchurch
Memorial or Cemetery Ashburton Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

John Hyland was the son of James and Margaret (née Hartigan) Hyland.


NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [28 September 2017]

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