(Service number 60123)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank||Private|
|Date||24 September 1890||Place of Birth||Waimate|
|Address at Enlistment||80 Summer Street, Ponsonby, Auckland|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Marital Status||Married. Two children|
|Next of Kin||Mrs Irene Mary HOGAN (wife), 80 Summer Street, Ponsonby, Auckland|
|Served with||New Zealand Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||30th Reinforcements, Auckland Infantry Regiment, A Company|
|Date||13 October 1917|
|Embarked From||Destination||Liverpool, Merseyside, England|
|Other Units Served With|
|Last Unit Served With||Auckland Infantry Regiment|
Award Circumstances and Date
Prisoner of War Information
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||1 April 1951||Age||60 years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Ashburton Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||Area RSA 158, Plot 29|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Michael Hogan, born on 24 September 1890 at Waimate, was the third son and the fifth of the fourteen children born to Martin and Mary (née Cleaves) Hogan. A labourer living at home in Auckland, he named his wife, Mrs Irene May Hogan, 80 Summer Street, Ponsonby, Auckland, as next-of-kin. Michael had married Irene May Edwards on 26 May 1915 in Auckland. Their son, Francis Allen Hogan, lost his life in World War II – 26 April 1941 in Greece.
Michael Hogan died on 1 April 1951, aged 60 years, and was buried in the RSA section of Ashburton Cemetery. Five Hogan brothers enlisted for in World War I - Henry Joseph, Michael, Martin Joseph and John Joseph who all served overseas, and William Francis whose service was at home.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [13 June 2020]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [13 June 2020]; Ashburton Cemetery headstone image & burial record (Ashburton District Council) [13 June 2020]
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