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George Edward Hodgson

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Edward AWMM
  • Surname
    Hodgson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Sandy AWMM
  • Service number
    077238 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    15 September 1920 AWMM NapierHawkes Bay AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 52 Elliot Street, New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Cecilia Bernice Hodgson (wife), 95 Vivian Street, New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 8 December 1942 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    • Area 8, Taranaki Regiment (3 years in Territorials) AWMM
    • Trentham Camp - 6 months AWMM
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
    Clerk AWMM
  • 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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • In 1938 at the age of 18 Mr Hodgson was a Territorial in the Taranaki Regiment

    Troop Ship Magazine:The Aquitania had a magazine called Te Waka-o-Tu copies of which are held in the Auckland Museum Library AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 February 2003 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
      Unpublished papers: correspondence with family AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
      Military Service Record AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 9: WW2 186 AWMM

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