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Francis William Hodson

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  • Service number
    • WWII NZ391233 AWMM
    • WWII 391233 AWMM
    • NZ391233 / 70551 Public - John - Researcher - 2 January 2024 - Military records
  • Also known as
    Frank Public - John - Researcher - 2 January 2024 - Military records
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Last rank
    Sergeant AWMM
  • War

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Francis William AWMM
  • Surname
    Hodson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Frank Public - John - Researcher - 2 January 2024 - Military records
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ391233 AWMM
    • WWII 391233 AWMM
    • NZ391233 / 70551 Public - John - Researcher - 2 January 2024 - Military records
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1 April 1921 BDM 1987/39047 Wanganui : WhanganuiManawatu-Wanganui BDM 1987/39047
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
    Whanganui Public - John - Researcher - 2 January 2024 - Military records
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Dairy farm of Mr E Davis, Opunake Rd, Taranaki with his mother Mrs J Hodson, Rahotu listed as his next of kin Public - John - Researcher - 2 January 2024 - Military records
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    Clerical Public - John - Researcher - 2 January 2024 - Military records
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW2 30 October 1939 AWMM Farmhand/Civilian AWMM
    • 30 October 1939 Public - John - Researcher - 2 January 2024 - Military records
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Dairy hand Public - John - Researcher - 2 January 2024 - Military records
  • Age on enlistment
    18 Public - John - Researcher - 2 January 2024 - Military records

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
    17 April 1964 AWMM Sergeant AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Jane and Robert Hodson. Husband of Eileen Ellen Hodson.

    His father Robert served in WWI. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    23 June 1987 BDM 1987/39047
    Age 66 AWMM
    PutaruruWaikato BDM 1987/39047
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Whenua Tapu Cemetery, Porirua, Wellington AWMM Servicepersons Ashes Area, Row H, Plot 024 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
02 January 2024JohnBlenheimResearcher

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