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Hugh McPherson

  • Service number
    WWI 16/1239 AWMM
  • Also known as
    MacPherson AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Nominal Roll 25 , Page: 1 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll 25 , Page: 1 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Hugh AWMM
  • Surname
    McPherson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    MacPherson AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 16/1239 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    b. 18th May 1881 Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 9 June 2024 - Military record
  • Place of birth
    Rotorua Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 9 June 2024 - Military record
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Rotorua Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 9 June 2024 - Military record
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs J. McPherson (mother), Rotorua, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    1921 Hugh McPHERSON married Nellie Perata GRANT Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 9 June 2024 - NZ BDM Marriage Records

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 16/1239 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Farmer/Civilian 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Surname appears as McPherson in Nominal Rolls, as MacPherson in Archives New Zealand AWMM

Death

About death

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  • 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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  • MANAWATU HERALD, VOLUME LVI, ISSUE 4598, 18 JANUARY 1936, PAGE 3
    The body of Hugh Malcolm Macpherson, aged 54, district constable at Te Whiti, was discovered early this morning in a whare near his residence. A discharged revolver was lying beside the body. Deceased left a note declaring his intention of taking his own life. At the inquest held during the afternoon, deceased’s wife said her husband lately had been very depressed and worried regarding his health,
    The coroner returned a verdict of death from self-inflicted wounds.
    Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 9 June 2024
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Sources

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09 June 2024Lorraine Mona GisborneResearcher

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