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George David Rorison Hall

Portrait of Private George David Rorison Hall 42848. Image kindly provided by G. Brooks (March 2017). Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Private George David Rorison Hall 42848. Image kindly provided by G. Brooks (March 2017) …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    George David Rorison AWMM
  • Surname
    Hall AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 42848 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    25 April 1919 Public Source LevinManawatu-Wanganui Public Source
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Uruti, Taranaki AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. E Hall, Mother AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Married/WWII AWMM
    Second-wife Mrs R.S. Hall AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Pacific Theatre of War AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 42848 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 Farmer/Civilian Nominal Roll
  • 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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Married Ruth Musker in Uruti whilst on leave in 1942. Returned to the Pacific in January 1943 with the NZ 3rd Division served in Fiji, New Caledonia and the Solomon Islands.

    Farmed in Uruti until his retirement to Waitara. He died in Waitara On July 31st 1987 leaving a family of three, Margaret, Kevin and Graeme. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    31 July 1987 Public Source
    Age 68 AWMM
    WaitaraTaranaki Public Source
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Waitara Cemetery, Waitara, Taranaki AWMM Plot 40E, Services Area Cremation AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.73 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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