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Norman Frederick Hastings

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  • Service number
    • 1491 AWMM
    • 11/61 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Major AWMM
    Wellington Mounted Rifles AWMM
  • War
    • South African War, 1899-1902 AWMM
    • World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Norman Frederick AWMM
  • Surname
    Hastings AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 1491 AWMM
    • 11/61 AWMM
  • Gender
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    12 July 1885 AWMM
  • Place of birth
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Birth notes
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW1 Engineer AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 05 Aug 1914 83 Hutt Road, Petone, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs N.F. Hastings (wife), 83 Hutt Road, Petone, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 Oct 1914 Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    • South African War, 1899-1902 AWMM
    • World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
      Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
      Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • 1491 AWMM
    • 11/61 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    • Companion of the Distinguished Service Order (DSO) AWMM
      Distinguished Service Order - London Gazette, 14 January 1916, p576: For distinguished service in the field. (Gallipoli) AWMM
    • 1914-1915 Star AWMM
      Legion of Honour, Chevalier (France) - London Gazette, 24 February 1916, p2066: For distinguished service during the campaign. AWMM
    • British War Medal (1914-1920) AWMM
      Mentioned in Despatches - London Gazette, 28 January 1916, p1210, WA 22/5/10: 6-20/8/15 Gallipoli. Have acted as GSOs during the recent operations, in place of other officers wounded & sick & have done most excellent service. AWMM
    • Victory Medal with oak leaf AWMM
    • Chevalier, Ordre national de la Légion d'honneur (France) AWMM
    • Companion of the Distinguished Service Order (DSO) AWMM
      London Gazette 14/01/1916 AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 5 August 1914 AWMM
    Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 16 October 1914 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 6 or HMNZT 10 AWMM
    Vessel was Orari or Arawa AWMM
    Captain AWMM
    Wellington Mounted Rifles AWMM
    Main Body 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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Major AWMM
    Wellington Mounted Rifles AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Frederick and Fanny Hastings; husband of Hilda May Hastings, of 83, Hutt Rd., Petone, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    35 AWMM
  • Date of death
    9 August 1915 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of wounds AWMM
  • Place of death
    Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Death notes
    Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Embarkation Pier Cemetery, Turkey AWMM
  • Grave reference
    Special Memorial B. 26. AWMM
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  • Obituary

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