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Harold Ernest Hancock

  • Service number
    WWI 6/957 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Ernest Harold Hancock AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 298 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 298 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Harold Ernest AWMM
  • Surname
    Hancock AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Ernest Harold Hancock AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/957 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1889 AWMM New Zealand AWMM
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 102 Ferry Road, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    L.J. Hancock, 98 Montreal Street, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/957 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Mr Thomas and Ellen Hancock, Durham Street, Christchurch, New Zealand

    Two sons, brothers Harold Ernest Hancock (6/957) and Leonard James Hancock (51837) served in WW1.

    Casualty notice for his brother Leonard (51837) includes reference by name to Harold and being wounded, The Star, 29 May 1918

    Listed as Harold Ernest Hancock by BDM. Service record listed under Ernest Harold Hancock by Archives NZ (March 2011). Refered to as Harold in the Star 1918 AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • 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

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