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William Hoseit

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William AWMM
  • Surname
    Hoseit AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    11157 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    5 December 1911 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Unknown AWMM 54 King Street, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM 54 King Street, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs S. Hoseit (wife), Wingatui, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mrs S. Hoseit (wife), Wingatui, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mr J. Hoseit (Adopted Son) Dunedin, New Zealand Public - Kristina Margaret - Other Relative - 11 May 2015 - Related as great grand daughter of William Hoseit daughter of his son.
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Italy AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    11157 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Frederick and Anne Hoseit (née Bell) of Dunedin.

    Husband of Stella Hoseit of Wingatui. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    23 July 1944 AWMM
    Age 33 AWMM
    ItalyEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Florence War Cemetery, Italy AWMM VIII.C.15. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 2: WW2 91 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 13 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1944 to 31st March, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 13: WW2 69 AWMM
    • Loughnan, R. (1963). Divisional Cavalry. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
      p. 354. AWMM

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11 May 2015Kristina MargaretEmerald, Queensland, AustraliaOther Relative