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Full Name
Charles Hall
Rank Last Held
Corporal
Forename(s)
Charles
Surname
Hall
Also Known As
Darkie
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
25856
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Labourer
Next of Kin
Miss W. Hall (sister), Ohinemutu, Rotorua, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Ohinemutu, New Zealand
Military District
Rotorua
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF)
Embarkation Unit
28 (Maori) Battalion
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 3
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 190
Campaigns
Tunisia
Last Unit Served
28 (Maori) Battalion
Place of Death
Tunisia
Date of Death
20 April 1943
Age at Death
23
Year of Death
1943
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Cemetery Name
Enfidaville War Cemetery, Tunisia
Grave Reference
VII. A. 18.
Memorial Name
  • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories
  • Rotorua Citizens War Memorial (World War 2)
Biographical Notes
Charles Hall was the son of Charles and Atareta Hall, of Ohinemutu, Auckland. New Zealand.
Description of Image
  • Portrait, Weekly News
  • Headstone, EnfidavilleWar Cemetery, Tunisia (photo B. Coutts, 2009)
  • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories. Panels beginning with names: Hadley, Hansen, Harwood.
  • Auckland War Memorial Museum, Hall of Memories, World War 2. Looking West. (taken in April 1999).
  • Auckland War Memorial Museum, Hall of Memories, World War 2. (taken in April 1999).
  • Rotorua Citizens War Memorial (World War 2), War Memorial Park. Photo G.A. Fortune 1999
Further References
Sources Used
  • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force Nominal Roll No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941)
  • Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139.
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org

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