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Albert Edward Haydon

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South African War Memorial, on a wall near RSA entranceway, Gisborne. "Volunteers from Poverty Bay who served in the Sth African War 1899-1902". Image kindly provided by Paul Baker (December 2008). Image has no known copyright restrictions.

South African War Memorial, on a wall near RSA entranceway, Gisborne. "Volunteers from Poverty Bay w …

Identity

  • Title
    Sergeant Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Forenames
    Albert Edward AWMM
  • Surname
    Haydon AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    5217 AWMM
  • Gender
    • Male AWMM
    • Male Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 1875 Noel Smith Research Project
    • 6 November 1874 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    6 November 1874 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Kings Norton, England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Free BMD records
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Ormond Hotel, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Military Records
  • Post war occupation
    Living at Tokomaru Bay Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    father - E Haydon of Te Karaka Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Military Records
  • Relationship status
    single Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Military Records

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Cape Colony & Transvaal Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Mounted Rifles Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Service number
    5217 AWMM
  • Military service
    • 8th NZ Contingent Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Military Record
    • 1902 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    S A War 1902 with Transvaal & Cape Colony clasps Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    East Cost Mounted Rifles Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Baker Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Age on enlistment
    27 yrs 2 mths Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Military Record

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
    Sergeant Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Military Record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    20 December 1956 Noel Smith Research Project
    Age 81 AWMM
  • Date of death
    20 December 1956 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Age at death
    78 yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Place of death
    Gisborne, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Taruheru Cemetery AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Taruheru Cemetery, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
    Block: RSA; Plot: 309; Warrant # 8221 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 July 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
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  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
03 July 2015Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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