John Hubberfield (Haberfield) Pike

  • 1914 -1915 Star
  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal
  • Born 5 February 1893, Little River, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Died 29 April 1964, Mohaka
  • Last rank Sergeant
  • Service number 11/1214
  • Served In Wellington Mounted Rifles, 5th Reinforcements
  • Next of Kin Mr Joseph Pike (father), Wanstead, Hawkes Bay
  • Pre-war occupation Sheep Shearer
  • ReligionChurch of England (Anglican)
  • Enlisted15 February 1915, Wellington
  • Embarkationaboard HMNZT 24 or HMNZT 25 or HMNZT 25, Maunganui, Tahiti or Aparima, departed Wellington, disembarked Suez, Egypt
  • Theatres of operationEgyptian 1915-1916 and Egyptian E.F. 1916
  • Periods of service148 days in New Zealand and four years 57 days overseas in Egypt. Total Service of four years and 205 days
  • Returned to New Zealandaboard Ulimaroa, 11 August 1919
  • Discharged7 September 1919, on termination of period of engagement
  • Awarded1914-15 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal