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Herbert Lewis George Hambling

Portrait, Herbert Lewis George Hambling - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait, Herbert Lewis George Hambling - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Herbert Lewis George AWMM
  • Surname
    Hambling AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Hamury AWMM
  • Service number
    36238 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    13 December 1916 AWMM WestportBuller District AWMM
    Westport, West Coast, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 23 April 1905 AWMM c/o Provincial Hotel, Nelson, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs R. Hambling (mother), St George's Road, Hastings, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1 February 1941 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Italy AWMM
    • North Africa AWMM
    • North Africa AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    36238 AWMM
  • Military service
    School Cadets AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1940 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    Draughtsman/Civilian AWMM
    NelsonTasman 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
    Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
    Hepatitis, Admitted to hospital in Helwan AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Enlisted late 1940

    Cenotaph record initially prepared with the serviceman in 1998 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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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 3: WW2 191 AWMM
    • Kay, R. (1958). 27 (Machine Gun) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

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