David Horace Hopkins Unknown date of birth - 1 October 1941 Key details Contribute › Service number15905 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargePrivate AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Report Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesDavid Horace AWMM SurnameHopkins AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number15905 AWMM Gender Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMLabourer AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMParetaiRural Delivery BalcluthaSouth OtagoNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs C. Hopkins (mother)ParetaiRural Delivery BalcluthaSouth OtagoNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMSingle AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsNorth Africa AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number15905 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMBalcluthaOtagoNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMMInfantry Reinforcements AWMMPrivate AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Report Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › David Hopkins was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Leslie Hopkins, of Paretai, Otago, New Zealand. AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death21 AWMM Date of death1 October 1941 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathEgypt AWMM Death notesEgypt AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameEl Alamein War CemeteryEgypt AWMM Grave referenceXXX. D. 11. AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember David Horace Hopkins by laying a poppy. Charles Edwin Claude Hopkins Christopher David Hopkins David Horace Hopkins Douglas George Hopkins Edmund Charles Hopkins Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of David Horace Hopkins Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 3: WW2 222 AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.