We remember Bruce Somerville Hay Mid

We remember Bruce Somerville Hay Mid

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Timeline

Timeline

1879
birth Dunedin New Zealand Source:8824351 25th November 1879
1900
service New Zealand Expeditionary Force Serjeant 406 2nd New Zealand Mounted Rifles Source:7974982 April 1900 - May 1900
1908
children Molly Hay Source:7974982 13th May 1908
1914
dates Age 35 Source:8824351 7th August 1914
1914
employment Regular Soldier NZ Government Cambridge New Zealand Source:7974982 31st August 1914
1914
enlistment Cambridge New Zealand Source:7974982 31st August 1914
1915
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8824351 7th August 1915
1915
service New Zealand Expeditionary Force Captain 9/530 Main Body Otago Infantry Battalion Source:8824351 7th August 1915
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:8824351 7th August 1915
1917
marriage Sarah Ward Cooper Source:7974982 26th July 1917
events Regular soldier Military Discipline Source:7974982
service New Zealand Expeditionary Force 9/530 10th New Zealand Mounted Rifles Source:7974982
service New Zealand Expeditionary Force Captain Otago Mounted Rifles Source:7974982
service New Zealand Expeditionary Force WW1 Temporary Captain New Zealand Staff Corps Source:7974982
1915
death Killed in Action Bauchop's Hill, Gallipoli Turkey Source:7974982 Source:8824351 7th August 1915
burial Chunuk Bair (new Zealand) Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Chunuk Bair, Gallipoli Turkey Panel 6 Source:8824351

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Bruce Somerville
Initials BS
Last Name Hay Mid
Source 8824351
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
New Zealand Expeditionary Force 9/530 Main Body Otago Infantry Battalion Captain
New Zealand Expeditionary Force 406 2nd New Zealand Mounted Rifles Serjeant
New Zealand Expeditionary Force 9/530 10th New Zealand Mounted Rifles
New Zealand Expeditionary Force Otago Mounted Rifles Captain
New Zealand Expeditionary Force New Zealand Staff Corps WW1 Temporary Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Molly Hay daughter 13th May 1908
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah Ward Cooper wife 26th July 1917
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-08-31 Presbyterian - inc Church of Scotland

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Online Cenotaph: New Zealand Expeditionary Force

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected byMore information
Heroes of Gallipoli - written by Richard Stowers Gerald98528

Multimedia

TitleConnected byMore information
Chunuk Bair Memorial Gallipoli, Turkey Gerald98528
Captain Bruce Somerville Hay MiD Gerald98528

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