David Hunter

  • Gallipoli Medallion
  • British War Medal
  • 1914 -1915 Star
  • Victory Medal
  • Born 12 December 1888, Riverton, Invercargill, New Zealand
  • Died 21 August 1915, in action, Gallipoli, Turkey
  • Killed In Action 21 August 1915, Gallipoli, Turkey
  • Last rank Trooper
  • Service number 9/937
  • Served In Otago Mounted Rifles, 4th Reinforcements
  • Next of Kin Joseph Hunter (father), Riverton, Southland
  • Pre-war occupation Sawmill Hand for D. Jenkins
  • ReligionChurch of England (Anglican)
  • Enlisted13 December 1914, Otago
  • Embarkationaboard HMNZT 21, Willochra, departed 17 April 1915, Wellington
  • Theatres of operationGallipoli 1915, Egyptian 1915 and Balkan 1915
  • BuriedQuinn’s Post Cemetery, Anzac, Turkey. Grave reference: B.14.
  • Awarded1914-1915 Star, Gallipoli Medallion, British War Medal and Victory Medal
Notes

Medals were sent to Mr Joseph Hunter.

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