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Bruce Hamilton Hay

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Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories. Panels beginning with names: Hadley, Hansen, Harwood. - This image may be subject to copyright

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories. Panels beginning with names: Hadley, Han …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Bruce Hamilton AWMM
  • Surname
    Hay AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    D.H. Hay AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ41511 AWMM
    • WWII 41511 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    4 August 1914 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs B.A. Hay, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • 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
    WW2 Jan 1941 AWMM
    Age 28 AWMM
    Accounts Clerk/Civilian AWMM
  • 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
    Killed on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Bruce Hay was the son of Harold James Hay and Blanche Alma Hay of Auckland, New Zealand.

    Remembered on the Takapuna War Memorial, The Strand, Takapuna.

    Named D.H. Hay on the Takapuna War Memorial AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    18 August 1942 AWMM
    Age 28 AWMM
    [United Kingdom]Europe AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Hawkinge Cemetery, Kent, England AWMM Okit O. Grave 63 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM
    • Takapuna War Memorial, The Strand, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Takapuna War Memorial, (ex RSA Roll, on a boulder), The Strand, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Takapuna Grammar School War Memorial, (Foyer, Library), 210 Lake Road, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM

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Sources

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