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Hans Porter Hamilton

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Hans Porter AWMM
  • Surname
    Hamilton AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 43421 AWMM
    • WWII 3/22/21 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    6 October 1896 AWMM RangitukiaGisborne AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs H. Hamilton (mother), Pirie Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 12 June 1917 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Etaples AWMM
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWI 43421 AWMM
    • WWII 3/22/21 AWMM
  • Military service
    Cadets territorials 3 years AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
    Plumber 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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 6 inches AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      fair AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Blue AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      17 April 1918 wounded in action by gunshot AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      21 April 1918 transferred to No 2 NZ Hospital, Walton then transferred to Hornchurch AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Hans Alexander Hamilton and Harriet Porter

    3 October 1917 Entered Camp Etaples, France

    7 October 1917 2nd ANZAC R Camp in the field

    ? October 1917 3rd NZ Field Artillery in the field

    11 October 1917 13th Battery in the field

    6 February 1918 2nd NZ Field Artillery Brigade in the field

    Married Lavinia Waterhouse 1924, then married Ursula Brocherie 1947 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    1 October 1977 AWMM
    Age 81 AWMM
    AkaroaSouth Island 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

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  • In memory of my children's Great Grandfather RIP Hans
    Public - Sue - Other Relative - 24 April 2015
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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
24 April 2015SuePuponga, Golden BayOther Relative

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