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Full Name: Hans Victor Gripp
Rank Last Held: Trooper
Forename(s): Hans Victor
Surname: Gripp
War: World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.: 11/492
Gender: Male
First Known Rank: Trooper
Next of Kin: H.M. Gripp, Raetihi, New Zealand
Marital Status: Single
Enlistment Address: Raetihi, New Zealand
Military District: Wellington
Body on Embarkation: Main Body
Embarkation Unit: Wellington Mounted Rifles
Embarkation Date: 16 October 1914
Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
Vessel: Orari or Arawa
Destination: Suez, Egypt
Nominal Roll Number: Vol1
Page on Nominal Roll: 286
Last Unit Served: Wellington Mounted Rifles
Place of Death: Malta to Gallipoli
Date of Death: 28 August 1915
Year of Death: 1915
Cause of Death: Died of wounds
Cemetery Name: Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta
Grave Reference: A. XI. 4.
Description of Image:
  • Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915
  • Headstone, Pieta Military Cemetery
  • Headstone, wide view, Pieta Military Cemetery
  • General View 1, Pieta Military Cemetery
  • General View 2, Pieta Military Cemetery
  • General View 3, Pieta Military Cemetery
  • Cross of Sacrifice, Pieta Military Cemetery
Archives NZ source: Military personnel file
Sources Used:
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL:
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