DON, John Hallam
(Service number 3/320)

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Date 18 September 1892 Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment 85 Clyde Street, Dunedin, New Zealand
Occupation Dental surgeon
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Dr J.R. Don, Education Office, Dunedin, New Zealand
Religion Presbyterian
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation Main Body
Unit, Squadron, or Ship New Zealand Medical Corps
Embarked From Destination
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Military Awards

Campaigns Egyptian 1914-1916, Balkans (Gallipoli) 1915, Egyptian Expeditionary Force 1916, Western European 1916
Service Medals 1914-1915 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Military Awards

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No information

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Liberation Date


Date 18 April 1919 Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 31 July 1953 Age
Place of Death
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Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Dunedin-born, Don moved to Timaru after the war, living at 17 Sealy Street.In Timaru he operated a dental surgery prior tohis death in 1953.


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