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- Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
Invalided to England AWMM
- Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
Son of Alexander R. Hay.
Husband of Mrs Sara Ward (nee Cooper) Hay, of Parnell, Auckland. Father of Mollie Adelina Hay b 1908? and Margaret Jocelyn Hay b 1910..
Bruce Hay's sister, Elizabeth Mackenzie (nee Hay), served as a nurse in the Boer War. AWMM
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- Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
- St Mary's Cathedral Church. Parnell, Auckland 1052 AWMM
- Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM
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- New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
Vol1: 315 AWMM
- Stowers, R. (2009). Rough riders at war : history of New Zealand's involvement in the Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902 and information on all members of the 10 New Zealand contingents. Hamilton, N.Z.: R. Stowers. AWMM
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