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George Ottilia Silvia Hall


  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Ottilia Silvia AWMM
  • Surname
    Hall AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ426321 AWMM
    • F70845 AWMM
    • 70845 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Care of Ti Tipua, Lower Valley, Featherston AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
    • Engineer/Military AWMM
    • Flight Mechanic/Military Errol Martyn
  • Enlistment
    WW2 24 October 1942 Ballot List Tractor driver/Civilian Ballot List
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Aircraft maintenance in the Pacific during WWII on P40's and F4U's. Assembled some of the corsairs from partialy assembled kits in the pacific.
    Went to Japan with 14 Squadron, J Force. Went to the USA to do initial training on the Bell 47 Sioux. Was commisioned from Warrant Officer and was at one time REO at Mangere with Air NZ. Comrade source.

    Postwar training in the United Kingdom on Canberra aircraft and later in the United States on Sioux helicopters. Comrade source. AWMM
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About death

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  • Death
    21 August 2020 Death Notice
    Age 99 AWMM
    HendersonWaitakere City Death Notice
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 29 August 1920 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand, World War II Ballot Lists, 1940–1945. [Extracted from the New Zealand Gazette.] CD-ROM. Ravensbourne, Dunedin, New Zealand: Colonial CD Books, n.d. AWMM
    • Brocklebank, L.W. (1997). Jayforce : New Zealand and the military occupation of Japan, 1945-48. Auckland, N.Z.: Oxford University Press. AWMM

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