HOGAN, Michael
(Service number 60123)

First Rank Private Last Rank Private


Date 24 September 1890 Place of Birth Waimate

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment 80 Summer Street, Ponsonby, Auckland
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married. Two children
Next of Kin Mrs Irene Mary HOGAN (wife), 80 Summer Street, Ponsonby, Auckland
Religion Roman Catholic
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with New Zealand Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 30th Reinforcements, Auckland Infantry Regiment, A Company
Date 13 October 1917
Transport Corinthic
Embarked From Destination Liverpool, Merseyside, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Auckland Infantry Regiment

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Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations



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

Biographical Notes

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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