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John Hourston

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  • Service number
    9/710 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Trooper AWMM
    Otago Mounted Rifles AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John AWMM
  • Surname
    Hourston AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    9/710 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Kahuika, Catlin's, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    William Hourston (father), Kahuika, Catlin's, Otago, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 Dec 1914 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    9/710 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Otago, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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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 Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Died of disease AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Trooper AWMM
    Otago Mounted Rifles AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • John Hourston was the son of William and Caroline Henrietta Hourston, of Owaka, Otago, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

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  • Age at death
    31 AWMM
  • Date of death
    30 August 1915 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of Disease AWMM
  • Place of death
  • Death notes
    Malta to Gallipoli AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta AWMM
  • Grave reference
    A. XII. 2. AWMM
  • Memorial name
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  • Obituary

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    Public - Lauren - Other Relative - 4 May 2015

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04 May 2015LaurenOwaka New ZealandOther Relative