James Hocking Unknown date of birth - 1 October 1917 Key details Contribute › Service number45095 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMOtago Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJames AWMM SurnameHocking AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number45095 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMMFarmer AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs Eliza R. Hocking (mother)PukerauNew Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number45095 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM5 April 1917 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM05 Apr 1917-10 June 1917 AWMMHMNZT 81 AWMMCape TownRepublic of South AfricaDevonportDevonEngland AWMMPort of CallArrival - 10 Jun 1917Depart - 05 Apr 1917 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM5 April 1917 AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF) AWMM24th Reinforcements, Otago Infantry Regiment, D Company AWMMDevon AWMMPrivate AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of woundsCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMOtago Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › James Hocking was the son of Richard and Eliza Hocking, of Pukerau, Southland, New Zealand. Native of St. Just, Cornwall, England. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death38 AWMM Date of death1 October 1917 AWMM Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Place of deathBelgium AWMM Death notesBelgium AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameLijssenthoek Military CemeteryPoperingeWest-VlaanderenBelgium AWMM Grave referenceXX. C. 3. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember James Hocking by laying a poppy. Edward Francis Hocking Hugh Denis Hocking James Hocking James Henry Hocking John Francis Hocking Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of James Hocking 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=18048541Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM59: 11 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.