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Henry Cecil Hayden

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Photograph of Private Hayden 49012. Image kindly provided by George Hayden (May 2018). Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Photograph of Private Hayden 49012. Image kindly provided by George Hayden (May 2018). Image may be …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Henry Cecil AWMM
  • Surname
    Hayden AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 49012 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Brethren AWMM

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    14 July 1918 AWMM GisborneNew Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • WW2 Pre 1942 AWMM P.O. Box 16, Ruatoria AWMM
    • WW2 Pre 1942 AWMM P.O. Box 16, Ruatoria AWMM
    • WW2 Pre 1945 AWMM P.O. Box 16, Ruatoria AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mrs. Muriel Winifred Hayden, P.O. Box 16, Ruatoria (w) AWMM
    • WW2 Mrs. Muriel Winifred Hayden, P.O. Box 16, Ruatoria (w) AWMM
    • WW2 Mrs. Muriel Winifred Hayden, P.O. Bo1/4 16, Ruatoria (w) AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Pacific AWMM
    • Italy AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 49012 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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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
    Died from Natural Causes, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • One child

    Campaigns: Pacific Islands, Egypt, Italy

    Ces and family moved north from Ruatoria after the war to a little place called Tangaihi which is on the Pouto Peninsular south of Dargaville , where he ran a grocer shop for many years.
    During this time he purchased a small amount of land to start with which grew bigger as time went by and he finished up owning one thousand acre's of land.
    Ces farmed a dairy herd at first which was later converted into a beef and sheep farm. AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    13 November 1997 AWMM
    DargavilleNorthland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Mt Wesley RSA Cemetery, Dargaville AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    NZ Herald AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 7 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1942 to 31st March, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.64 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.176 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 15 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1945 to 31st December, 1945). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.62 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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02 May 2018GeorgeNorth ShoreChild

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