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James William Hamilton

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James William AWMM
  • Surname
    Hamilton AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 4/103A AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    4 November 1888 AWMM BluffSouthland AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 4/103A AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Discharged as medically unfit AWMM
    • Born 1888 at Bluff Southland
      Occupation Engineer
      Attested in London 5/10/1914
      Served with NZ Engineers
      Served in Egypt and Gallipoli
      Invalided to New Zealand about 10/6/1915 and returned with 8th Reinforcements to Egypt
      Discharged 26/9/1916 as medically unfit in London
      Last rank Sapper
      Died Invercargill 22/2/1930 Public - Roger - Researcher - 16 June 2020 - Military Personnel File
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Death

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  • Death
    22 February 1930 AWMM
    InvercargillSouthland AWMM
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  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
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  • Obituary
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Memorials

Memorial

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Contributors

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16 June 2020RogerAuckland, New ZealandResearcher
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