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Hugh Rees

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Hugh AWMM
  • Surname
    Rees AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    4332 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 1867 AWMM NelsonTasman AWMM
    • 1868 Noel Smith Research Project
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status
    Pre 6 April 1901 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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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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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
    Hospital Diseases , Wounds, South Africa AWMM
    Severely wounded at Blesbrokspruit 1 June 1901 AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Father: Hugh Rees (miner)

    Mother: Martha Evans

    Brother: Edward Rees (Blenheim)

    Married twice :1905 Ada P. Davie (died 1913) and in 1915 married Ellen Dudley (died 1943)

    Children: Hugh Edward (son), born 1916, died 1918. Stpfather of Ruth , Grace, Lavinia, Doreen and Harry Dudley

    Retired circa 1930 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    • 11 July 1960 AWMM
      Age 92 AWMM
      AWMM
    • 11 July 1960 Noel Smith Research Project
      Age 92 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Block E, Section 7, Plot 94 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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