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Full Name
John Moffatt Hampton
Rank Last Held
Trooper
Forename(s)
John Moffatt
Surname
Hampton
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
405679
Gender
Male
Campaigns
Italy
Last Unit Served
20 Armoured Regiment
Place of Death
Italy
Date of Death
31 July 1944
Age at Death
24
Year of Death
1944
Cemetery Name
Florence War Cemetery, Italy
Grave Reference
VII. A. 5.
Memorial Name
Ashburton War Memorial, Ashburton, New Zealand
Biographical Notes
  • John Hampton was the son of Robert Henry and Kathleen Hampton, of Ashburton, Canterbury, New Zealand.
  • Remembered on the Ashburton War Memorial.
Description of Image
  • John Moffatt Hampton, Weekly News
  • Ashburton War Memorial. Photo G.A. Fortune, 2003.
  • Ashburton War Memorial. Panel 2 (WW2), names, bronze panel. Photo G.A. Fortune, 2003
  • Ashburton War Memorial. Commemoration panel WW1 and WW2, bronze plaque. Photo G.A. Fortune, 2003
Sources Used
Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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