HOOK Elden Fruen
25527 Driver, Army Service Corps, 17th Reinforcements, WWI
14560 Corporal, National Military Reserve, WWII
21143 Legion of Frontiersmen, New Zealand

British War Medal
Victory Medal

Pioneer Axe [1966]
Silver Fern [1963]
Long Service & Efficiency Medal [1945]

[Not listed as entitled to any awards for WW2]

Born 23 May 1896 Wellington, New Zealand
Enlisted into Legion 29 August 1931
Died 29 July 1985 Auckland, New Zealand
Buried Waikumete Cemetery [Service Persons Ash Burial Area K, Row 6A, Plot 155]

Behobeho          East Africa 1915 - 1917          Nyangao          Kilimanjaro          Great War 1917          Belgium 1914 -18
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