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Gordon Hudson

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Gordon Hudson - This image may be subject to copyright
Gordon Hudson - This image may be subject to copyright AWMM

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Gordon AWMM
  • Surname
    Hudson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Huddy Hudson AWMM
  • Service number
    441153 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    17 February 1923 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 1 August 1941 AWMM 5 Tahi Street, Miramar, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M.C. Hudson, (mother), 5 Tahi Street, Miramar, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 20 April 1945 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    British Commonwealth Occupational Force, Japan AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    441153 AWMM
  • Military service
    Rongotai College Cadets (3 years) AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    • Waiouru AWMM
    • Trentham AWMM
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1 August 1941 AWMM
    Age 18 AWMM
    Storeman/Civilian AWMM
  • 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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 10 inches AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Gastroenteritis _ Egypt - Camp Hospital, Maadi AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Tonsillitis - Japan - Camp Hospital, Yamaguchi AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Hazel; father of Bruce, Jenny, and Malcolm AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    6 May 2007 AWMM
    Age 84 AWMM
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  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Wainui Cemetery, 26 Cemetery Rd, Wainui, Rodney District AWMM RSA Burial Block 1, Row F, Plot 26, Seq 1 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: New Zealand Herald, 7 May 2007 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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