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Hugh Graeme Carruth

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Hugh Graeme AWMM
  • Surname
    Carruth AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 28577 AWMM
    • WWII 1048 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
    WW2 P.O. Box 15, Whangarei, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW1 William Andrew Carruth (father), Solicitor, Whangarei, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • WW2 Mrs M.E. Carruth (mother), Pururi Road, Wainui, Whangarei, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 5 January 1940 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
  • 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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    • Attended Auckland University College (now the University of Auckland). AWMM
    • He was the fourth child of William Andrew & Martha Eliza CARRUTH (nee Wilson). They had five children – Marguerite Daphne (b1889), Eleanor Speer (b1890), Morton (1892-1894), Hugh Graeme (b1896) and William Andrew (b1898). They lived in Whangarei and he attended Whangarei Primary School and High School. After the war, he continued his law studies at Auckland University and then he went into practice with his father in Whangarei. He married Grace Farmer BEATH. They did not have any children. Public - Sandra - Researcher - 23 October 2018 - Waipu Museum
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Death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    13 June 1961 Public - Sandra - Researcher - 23 October 2018 - Waipu Museum
  • Age at death
    66 Public - Sandra - Researcher - 23 October 2018 - Waipu Museum
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Maunu Cemetery Public - Sandra - Researcher - 23 October 2018 - Whangarei District Council Online Cemetery Database
  • Grave reference
    RSA Block Ten Plot 364 Public - Sandra - Researcher - 23 October 2018 - Whangarei District Council Online Cemetery Database
  • Obituary
    CARRUTH, Hugh Graeme (1048, Lt-Col. Veteran of both world wars). On June 13, 1961, at Whangarei, dearly loved & cherished husband of Grace (Tokitaruna, Puriri Park Rd, Maunu, Whangarei). A service will be held in St Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Bank St, Whangarei, at 2.30 pm tomorrow (Thursday), funeral leaving afterwards for Maunu Soldiers Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations please to St Andrews Church Centenary Fund, Whangarei.
    Carruth, Hugh Graeme. On June 13, 1961, at Whangarei, beloved son of the late William Andrew & Martha Eliza Carruth, and loved brother of William Andrew and Eleanor Speer Carruth (Onerahi)
    Carruth, Hugh Graeme. On June 13, 1961, at Whangarei, loved & resoected friend & employer of Avis Gribble, Olwen Boys & Beverley Holland. (Northern Advocate, Jun 1961) Public - Sandra - Researcher - 23 October 2018 - Whangarei Library Northern Advocate Records
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Memorials

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      60: 6 AWMM
    • A.U.C. roll of honour, 1914 - 1920. MSS & Archives E-2, Special Collections, University of Auckland Libraries and Learning Services. AWMM
    • Cody, J.F. (1961). New Zealand Engineers, Middle East. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.33 AWMM

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