John Hourston Unknown date of birth - 30 August 1915 Key details Contribute › Service number9/710 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMTrooper AWMMOtago Mounted Rifles AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Report Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 344 - No known copyright restricti … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJohn AWMM SurnameHourston AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number9/710 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMKahuikaCatlin'sNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationWilliam Hourston (father)KahuikaCatlin'sOtagoNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 14 December 1914 AWMMSingle AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number9/710 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMOtagoNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM14 December 1914 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM14 December 1914 AWMMHMNZT 13 HMNZT 14 HMNZT 15 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 14 December 1914 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM14 December 1914 AWMM2nd Reinforcements AWMMOtago Mounted Rifles AWMMVerdala or Willochra or Knight of the Garter AWMMTrooper AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of DiseaseCause of Death AWMMDied of disease AWMM Report Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMTrooper AWMMOtago Mounted Rifles AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › John Hourston was the son of William and Caroline Henrietta Hourston, of Owaka, Otago, New Zealand. AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death31 AWMM Date of death30 August 1915 AWMM Cause of deathDied of Disease AWMM Place of death Death notesMalta to Gallipoli AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery namePieta Military CemeteryMalta AWMM Grave referenceA. XII. 2. AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember John Hourston by laying a poppy. Leonard Oscar Hourigan Archibald Hourston John Hourston William Cairns Housby Victor George Housden Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of John Hourston 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=18050146Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMPage No: 344 AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.