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Walter Hubbard

Gravestone, Hautapu Cemetery (photo Sarndra Lees, January 2010) - Image has All Rights Reserved.
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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Walter AWMM
  • Surname
    Hubbard AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    1438 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1874 AWMM ChristchurchCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Paeroa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs E.A. Hubbard (mother), Paeroa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    1438 AWMM
  • Military service
    Ohinemuri Rifles (Volunteers) AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Father : John Charles Hubbard (Paeroa, died 1897)

    Mother: Elizabeth Ann Jebson

    Married Elizabeth Mabel Jebson( died 11 March 1966, age 93)

    Had two sons , Fred and Colin and two daughters , Doreen and Betty

    His brother Percy Richard Hubbard also fought in the Boer Wars.

    Had 3 brothers John, Arthur Charles, Percy Richard

    Auckland Museum Boer War Display - Defending Independance "Taken from a Boer". The display item is a pair of binoculars "brought back to New Zealand by Trooper Walter Hubbard, NZMR" AWMM
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About death

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  • Death
    11 March 1964 AWMM
    Age 89 AWMM
    CambridgeWaikato AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Hautapu Cemetery, Cambridge, New Zealand AWMM Area E, Row 10 AWMM
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  • Obituary
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  • Memorial reference



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