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John Francis Hampton

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Francis AWMM
  • Surname
    Hampton AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Hambone Hampton AWMM
  • Service number
    1896 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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Service

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    Devonport, Auckland AWMM
  • Enlistment
    WW2 17 April 1940 AWMM
    Age 19 AWMM
    Picture Theatre Usher/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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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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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Served a total of 14 years.

    Involved in Invasion of Normandy.

    Received the Liberation of France medal & 28 Day Medal & a Diploma from the French Ambasssador to NZ on 12 November 1999 for services to France. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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