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Arthur Allan Hunt

He was 17yrs old when he was in the Battle of the River Plate HMS Achilles.

Able Seaman Boy Arthur A Hunt

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Arthur Allan AWMM
  • Surname
    Hunt AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    NZD1612 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Husband of Frances

      Cenotaph database record compiled from information in the Death Notice AWMM
    • Arthur was born 25th December 1922 Public - P. Clancy F. - Child - 19 May 2015 - Birth Cert.
      Family Papers.

Death

About death

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  • Death
    9 May 2011 AWMM
    NelsonTasman AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 10 May 2011 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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  • Arthur gave me my compass for life, gave me my values and taught me how to be a good human being.
    Public - Patricia Clancy Francesca - Child - 1 February 2015
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Record Book of Naval Personnel - c.1920-1945 - Lists Navy number, alphabetical list of names of ratings trained in England, numerical lists of officers. Archives New Zealand, R21346617, AAYT 8495 N12
    https://collections.archives.govt.nz/en-NZ/web/arena/search#/entity/aims-archive/R21346617
    Further Reference
  • References
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 10 May 2011 AWMM
    • Record Book of Naval Personnel - c.1920-1945 - Lists Navy number, alphabetical list of names of ratings trained in England, numerical lists of officers. Archives New Zealand, R21346617, AAYT 8495 N12 AWMM

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
19 May 2015P. Clancy F.NelsonChild
01 February 2015Patricia Clancy Francesca Nelson New ZealandChild

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