Charles Joseph Hawke Born 1889 - Died 12 October 1917 PDF Print Share Key details Service number24/1999 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Lance Corporal AWMMCanterbury Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Title ForenamesCharles Joseph AWMM SurnameHawke AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number24/1999 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Date of birth1889 AWMM Place of birthGreytown, Wellington Region, New Zealand AWMM Birth notesGreytown, Wairarapa, New Zealand AWMM Occupation before enlistmentWW1 Grocer AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs Mary Hawke (mother), Martinborough, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number24/1999 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Military training EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Embarkation detailsWW1 04 Mar 1916-8 April 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 47 or HMNZT 48 AWMMVessel was Willochra or Tofua AWMMRifleman AWMM4th Reinforcements, 2nd Battalion, F Company AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM Prisoner of war Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Last rankWW1 Lance Corporal AWMMCanterbury Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Son of Charles and Mary Mortimore Hawke, of 113 Bannister Street, Masterton.Note: Although Lance Corporal Hawke left with the 10th Reinforcements, he was in fact part of the 4th Reinforcements to the 1st and 2nd Battalions, New Zealand Rifle Brigade. AWMM Death About death Age at death28 AWMM Date of death12 October 1917 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathYpres, Belgium AWMM Death notesYpres, Belgium AWMM Cemetery nameTyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM Grave referenceXVI.A.19. AWMM Memorial nameMemorial gates, Greytown Soldiers Memorial Park, Kuratawhiti Street, Greytown, Wairarapa, New Zealand AWMMMemorial trees, 117 lime trees, Avenue of Remembrance, Greytown Soldiers Memorial Park, Kuratawhiti Street, Greytown, Wairarapa, New Zealand AWMM Memorial reference ObituaryObituary: Auckland Weekly News, 15 November 1917, p. 21. "Lance-Corporal C. J. Hawke, aged 28 years, who was killed in action in France on October 12, was the second son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hawke, of Martinborough, late of Greytown. He was well-known in Greytown and Martinborough. He worked for the W.F.C.A. at Greytown for a number of years, also for Mr. Kershaw, Martinborough. He enlisted with the tenth reinforcements, and went through practically all the heavy fighting in France, being right through the Somme, Messines, and other big battles. He came through without hurt until October 12, when he was killed." AWMM Sources Sources External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedBirths, Deaths and Marriages (New Zealand) Historical Records onlinehttps://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nzSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=16793064Archives NZPasschendaele Casualty form.http://www.archives.govt.nz/exhibitions/passchendaele/view?pid=archives:12961Archives NZPasschendaele Casualty form.http://www.archives.govt.nz/exhibitions/passchendaele/view?pid=archives:12961Archives NZGreytown Memorial Parkhttp://www.greytown.co.nz/thingstodo/park.htmlFurther ReferenceMinistry for Culture and Heritage. Greytown war memorialhttp://www.nzhistory.net.nz/media/photo/greytown-war-memorialFurther Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM26: 32 AWMMAuckland Weekly News AWMMObituary: Auckland Weekly News, 15 November 1917, p. 21. AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.