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Hugh Adair

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  • Service number
    11/959 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Trooper AWMM
    Wellington Mounted Rifles AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories Panel A - Adams G.A. (photo J Halpin 2010) - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Hugh AWMM
  • Surname
    Adair AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    11/959 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Makauri, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Henry Adair (brother), care of William Adair, Nigir Senblian, Malay States AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 Feb 1915 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    11/959 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 14 Feb 1915-26 March 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 17 or HMNZT 18 or HMNZT 19 AWMM
    Vessel was Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima AWMM
    Trooper AWMM
    Wellington Mounted Rifles AWMM
    3rd Reinforcements AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Evacuated ill from Gallipoli to Malta, where he died of enteric fever AWMM
    • Died of Sickness, Cause of Death AWMM
      Enteric fever AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Trooper AWMM
    Wellington Mounted Rifles AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Hugh and Mary Adair, of Spring Hill, Bangor, County Down, Ireland. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
  • Date of death
    3 October 1915 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of Sickness AWMM
  • Place of death
    Malta, Mediterranean Sea, Europe AWMM
  • Death notes
    Malta ex Gallipoli AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta AWMM
  • Grave reference
    B. XVII. 3. AWMM
  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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