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Albert William Hunter

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Portrait, Obituary The Star, 11 May 1918 - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, Obituary The Star, 11 May 1918 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Albert William AWMM
  • Surname
    Hunter AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 10837 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    07 April 1880 Public - Keith - Researcher - 5 June 2021 - Royal Navy service record
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    William Hunter (father), 82 Antigua Street, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 6 May 1916 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Labourer/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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of William and Susan Hunter of 82 Antiqua St, Sydenham, Christchurch

    Three sons enlisted

    Educated at West Christchurch School

    Served twelve years in the Royal Navy, discharged in 1910. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    17 April 1918 AWMM
    Age 38 AWMM
    Mount KemmelSomme AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Obituary: The Star, 11 May 1918 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Messines Ridge (New Zealand) Memorial, Messines Ridge British Cemetery, Belgium AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Christchurch Star AWMM
    • HMNZT 52.The bugle call of the 12th NZ Reinforcements : being the souvenir number of The Mokoia chronicle.(1916). On board ship: Published on board H.M.N.Z. Transport no. 52 "S.S. Mokoia". AWMM
      Military Service Record AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      31: 5 AWMM
    • Christchurch Star AWMM
      Obituary: The Star, 11 May 1918 AWMM
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith and Lyn Griffiths (2021). AWMM

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05 June 2021KeithLondonResearcher

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