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Hubert Hurford

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Hubert AWMM
  • Surname
    Hurford AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Henry AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 11/1332 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Palmerston North, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M. Hurford (mother), Betham Farm, Combe, Saint Nicholas, Chard, Somerset, England AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 August 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 11/1332 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
    WW1 Unknown AWMM 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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    • Hubert Hurford was the son of William and Mary Ann Hurford, of Beetham Farm, Combe St. Nicholas, Chard, Somerset, England. AWMM
    • Hubert's younger brother Bruce Hurford (my Great Grand Father) also served in WW1 in the NZEF Otago Regiment, 3rd Battalion, service number 8/1515

      Hubert was one of 9 children, he was the second eldest.
      In order of birth all 9 children of William and Mary Ann
      Ethel
      Hubert
      Bruce
      Ida
      Percy
      Winifred
      Tom
      Wyndham
      Ralph Public - Lee - Other Relative - 21 April 2015 - Family papers, ancestory and genealogy searches.
    • I have since discovered that Hubert's younger brother Percy Hurford also enlisted into the Australian Imperial Force on 13 April 1916 at Dubbo, NSW at 24years of age
      Percy was placed in the 54th Battalion, 6th Reinforcements.
      Percy was deployed on HMAT CERAMIC from Sydney, NSW 07 October 1916
      He was a Machine Gunner with service number 2668
      He returned home to Australia 13 July 1919 Public - Lee - Other Relative - 22 April 2015 - Military records
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    21 January 1918 AWMM
    Age 34 AWMM
    AWMM
  • 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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  • Memorial name
    Buttes New British Cemetery (NZ) Memorial, Polygon Wood, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM

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Sources

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21 April 2015LeePerth, Western AustraliaOther Relative
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