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James Eden Hore



  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Eden AWMM
  • Surname
    Hore AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Eden Hore AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 265028 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1919 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1942 AWMM P.O. Box 75, Ranfurly AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mr. F.E. Hore, P.O. Box 75, Ranfurly (f) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1942 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 265028 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1942 2NZEF Nom. Roll 9, p.191 Sheep farmer/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 9, p.191
    RanfurlyOtago 2NZEF Nom. Roll 9, p.191
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • "The Eden Hore Museum of Fashion contains dress and other artefacts, collected by James Eden Hore in the 1970s, and is housed in a private museum on Glenshee Farm (Naseby, New Zealand). Eden Hore bequeathed his collection to his nephew and wife, John and Margaret Steele, on his death in 1997." Metzger, J. A. (2014). The Eden Hore Collection: Exploring scenarios for re-display (Thesis, Master of Applied Science). University of Otago. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    1997 AWMM
    Age 78 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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