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Hal Brougham Chapman

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories Panel Chapman, A. - Charleston, A.A. (CC BY John Halpin 2010)

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories Panel Chapman, A. - Charleston, A.A. (CC …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Hal Brougham AWMM
  • Surname
    Chapman AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • H.B. Chapman AWMM
    • Hal Chapman AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 5/200A AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    Dec 1889 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 30 November 1914 AWMM England AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Robert McDonald Chapman (father), C/o Bank of Commerce Ltd, Arundale, New South Wales, Australia AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Married AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 5/200A AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 8.75 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      10 stone 2 pounds AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Blue grey AWMM
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      Died of a brain haemorrhage and nephritis AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Robert McDonald Chapman and Ethel (nee Brougham) Chapman of Bathurst, Australia.

    Attested as single, the medical board notes he was the husband of Francis Davy, married in Melbourne, Australia.

    CWGC incorrectly records his last unit as New Zealand Infantry AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    19 August 1918 AWMM
    Age 28 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Kelso (Holy Trinity) Anglican Cemetery, Australia AWMM C.E. K. 35 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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