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Gordon Hikairo Forbes

  • Service number
    WWI 10/4095 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Te Hono Hikairo Pikia AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Portrait of Corporal G.H. Forbes, of Kawhia, Wounded. Auckland Weekly News, 12 October 1916. Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, AWNS-19161012-48-28

Portrait of Corporal G.H. Forbes, of Kawhia, Wounded. Auckland Weekly News, 12 October 1916. Sir Geo …

Identity

  • Title
    Gordon Hikairo Forbes Public - Jewell - Direct descendant - 20 July 2017 - New Zealand Army WWI Nominal Rolls: Vol. 2: 1 Jan 1916 - 31 Dec 1916
  • Forenames
    • Gordon Hikairo AWMM
    • Gordon Hikairo Public - Jewell - Direct descendant - 20 July 2017 - New Zealand Army WWI Nominal Rolls: Vol. 2: 1 Jan 1916 - 31 Dec 1916
  • Surname
    • Forbes AWMM
    • Forbes Public - Jewell - Direct descendant - 20 July 2017 - New Zealand Army WWI Nominal Rolls: Vol. 2: 1 Jan 1916 - 31 Dec 1916
  • Ingoa
    Gordon Hikairo Forbes Public - Jewell - Direct descendant - 20 July 2017 - New Zealand Army WWI Nominal Rolls: Vol. 2: 1 Jan 1916 - 31 Dec 1916
  • Also known as
    Te Hono Hikairo Pikia AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/4095 AWMM
  • Gender
    • Male AWMM
    • Male Public - Jewell - Direct descendant - 20 July 2017 - New Zealand Army WWI Nominal Rolls: Vol. 2: 1 Jan 1916 - 31 Dec 1916
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion
    Christian Public - Jewell - Direct descendant - 20 July 2017 - New Zealand Army WWI Nominal Rolls: Vol. 2: 1 Jan 1916 - 31 Dec 1916

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 21 October 1885 AWMM
    • 21 November 1884 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    21 November 1884 Public - Jewell - Direct descendant - 20 July 2017 - New Zealand, Birth Index, 1840-1950, Folio 2618
  • Place of birth
    Wellington, New Zealand Public - Jewell - Direct descendant - 20 July 2017 - New Zealand, Birth Index, 1840-1950, Folio 2618
  • Birth notes
    New Zealand Birth Index Folio 2618, Registered Wellington NZ Public - Jewell - Direct descendant - 20 July 2017 - New Zealand, Birth Index, 1840-1950, Folio 2618
  • Address before enlistment
    Eltham, Taranaki, New Zealand Public - Jewell - Direct descendant - 20 July 2017 - New Zealand, Birth Index, 1840-1950, Folio 2618
  • Post war occupation
    Bus Driver Public - Jewell - Direct descendant - 20 July 2017 - New Zealand, Birth Index, 1840-1950, Folio 2618
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs J.W. Forbes (mother), Kawhia, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mother: Elizabeth Sophia Forbes (Nother), Kawhia, New Zealand, Father Constable John Watson Forbes, Kawhia New Zealand Public - Jewell - Direct descendant - 20 July 2017 - New Zealand, Birth Index, 1840-1950, Folio 2618
  • Relationship status
    Married Public - Jewell - Direct descendant - 20 July 2017 - New Zealand, Marriage Index, 1840-1937, Folio Number 8622

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/4095 AWMM
  • Military service
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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Mill Manager/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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  • Name listed incorrectly as 'Hickairo' on the official Nominal Roll. AWMM

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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20 July 2017JewellAuckland, New ZealandDirect descendant

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