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James Robert Hodgson

Headstone of 2nd Lieut James Robert HODGSON 438552. Andersons Bay RSA Cemetery, Dunedin City Council, Block 2SF, Plot 13. Image kindly provided by Allan Steel CC-BY 4.0.

Headstone of 2nd Lieut James Robert HODGSON 438552. Andersons Bay RSA Cemetery, Dunedin City Council …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Robert AWMM
  • Surname
    Hodgson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    438552 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

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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

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  • War
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  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    438552 AWMM
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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
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  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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    Killed on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

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  • James Hodgson was the son of Harry Hodgson, J.P., and of Leonora Hodgson (nee Parker), of Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand.

    His brother William Henry Hodgson (438552) served with the RAF and was killed in an aircraft accident in England AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    • 3 January 1943 AWMM
      Age 20 AWMM
      New Zealand AWMM
    • 3 January 1943 Allan Steel Cemetery Project
      Age 20 AWMM
  • Date of death
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  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
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  • Cemetery
    • Andersons Bay Cemetery, Tomahawk Road, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM 13. 2. AWMM
    • Andersons Bay RSA Cemetery, Dunedin City Council AWMM Block 2SF, Plot 13 AWMM
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  • In loving memory of my cousin JAMES HENRY HODGSON WW2 Joanne Embleton Taylor
    Public - Joanne - Other Relative - 26 April 2015
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26 April 2015JoanneBrisbane AustraliaOther Relative

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