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Hugh Beckett Anderson

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Hugh Beckett AWMM
  • Surname
    Anderson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    30 August 1897 AWMM
  • Date of birth
    30 August 1897 Public - Keith - Researcher - 6 November 2019 - Royal Navy Officers' Service Records
  • Place of birth
    Glasgow, Renfrewshire, Scotland, Great Britain Public - Keith - Researcher - 6 November 2019 - 1911 England Census
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Battle of Jutland Public - Keith - Researcher - 6 November 2019 - IWM's Permanent Digital Memorial
  • Armed force / branch
    Navy AWMM
  • Service number
  • Military service
    HMS Canada AWMM
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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • 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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    4 August 1971 AWMM
  • Date of death
    04 August 1971 Public - Keith - Researcher - 6 November 2019 - Royal Navy (RN) Officers 1939-1945 at https://www.unithistories.com
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
    Bashley, New Forest district, Hampshire Public - Keith - Researcher - 6 November 2019 - Royal Navy (RN) Officers 1939-1945 at https://www.unithistories.com
  • 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
    • McKenzie, R. (1970). And quiet now their rest. Wellington N.Z.: Government Printer. AWMM
      p. 48 AWMM
    • 1911 England Census of 02 April 1911, Royal Naval College, Osborne House, Whippingham, Isle of Wight Public - Keith - Researcher - 6 November 2019 - Name: Hugh B Anderson
      Age in 1911: 13
      Birth Place: Glasgow, Renfrewshire
      Relation to Head: Student
      Occupation: Naval Cadet
      Registration district: Isle of Wight
      Registration District Number: 93
      Sub-registration district: Cowes
      ED, institution, or vessel: 16
      Piece: 5694

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