Norman Frederick Hastings Born 12 July 1885 - Died 9 August 1915 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number1491 AWMM11/61 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 AWMMMajor AWMMWellington Mounted Rifles AWMM WarSouth African War, 1899-1902 AWMMWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 312 - No known copyright restricti … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesNorman Frederick AWMM SurnameHastings AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number1491 AWMM11/61 AWMM Gender Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth12 July 1885 AWMM Place of birthAuckland, New Zealand AWMM Birth notesAuckland, New Zealand AWMM Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMMEngineer AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentPre 5 August 1914 AWMM83 Hutt Road, Petone, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs N.F. Hastings (wife), 83 Hutt Road, Petone, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 16 October 1914 AWMMMarried AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarSouth African War, 1899-1902 AWMMWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number1491 AWMM11/61 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsCompanion of the Distinguished Service Order (DSO) AWMMDistinguished Service Order - London Gazette, 14 January 1916, p576: For distinguished service in the field. (Gallipoli) AWMM1914-1915 Star AWMMLegion of Honour, Chevalier (France) - London Gazette, 24 February 1916, p2066: For distinguished service during the campaign. AWMMBritish War Medal (1914-1920) AWMMMentioned 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. AWMMVictory Medal with oak leaf AWMMChevalier, Ordre national de la Légion d'honneur (France) AWMM Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMM5 August 1914 AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM16 October 1914 AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM16 October 1914 AWMMHMNZT 6 , HMNZT 10 AWMMWellington, New Zealand, Suez, Egypt AWMMDeparted - 16 October 1914 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM16 October 1914 AWMMMain Body AWMMWellington Mounted Rifles AWMMOrari or Arawa AWMMCaptain AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMMajor AWMMWellington Mounted Rifles AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Frederick and Fanny Hastings; husband of Hilda May Hastings, of 83, Hutt Rd., Petone, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death35 AWMM Date of death9 August 1915 AWMM Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Place of deathGallipoli, Turkey AWMM Death notesGallipoli, Turkey AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameEmbarkation Pier Cemetery, Turkey AWMM Grave referenceSpecial Memorial B. 26. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Norman Frederick Hastings by laying a poppy. James Henry Hastings John Edward Hastings Norman Frederick Hastings Roland Hastings Thomas Hastings Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Norman Frederick Hastings Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=20524539Further ReferenceOther military personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=16792906Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMVol1: 312 AWMMHaigh, J., Polaschek, A. (Eds.). (1993). New Zealand and the Distinguished Service Order. Christchurch, N.Z.: Authors. AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.