Sergeant Alfred Hulme VC - 23rd Bn, 2nd New Zealand Expeditionary Force


KNOWN GRAVES OF HOLDERS OF THE VICTORIA CROSS
IN : AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND

Name Cyril Royston Guyton,
BASSETT
Nathaniel Godolphin,
BURSLEM
James,
CRICHTON
George Dare,
DOWELL
Rank Lieutenant Colonel Captain Sergeant Brevet Lieutenant-Colonel
Force New Zealand Divisional Signal Company 67th Regiment
( Hampshire Regiment )
2nd Bn Auckland Infantry Regiment Royal Marine Artillery
VC won Chunuk Bair Ridge, Gallipoli, Turkey,
7 August 1915
Taku Forts, China,
21 August 1860
Crevecoeur, France,
30 September 1918
Gulf of Finland,
13 July 1855
London Gaz 15 October 1915 13 August 1861 15 November 1918 24 February 1857
Born Mount Eden, Auckland,
3 January 1892
Limerick, Ireland,
2 February 1837
Carrickfergus, Co Antrim, Northern Ireland,
15 July 1879
Chichester, West Sussex, England,
15 February 1831
Died 9 January 1983,
Stanley Point, Devonport
July 1865,
Drowned in the Thames River
22 September 1961,
Takapuna
3 August 1910,
Auckland
Grave North Shore Crematorium, Auckland Burslem's body was never recovered following his death by drowning Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland Purewa Cemetery, St John's, Auckland
( image courtesy Kevin McSweeney )
Location
of VC
Auckland War Memorial Museum Royal Hampshire Regiment Museum, Winchester Auckland War Memorial Museum Royal Marines Museum, Southsea
Remarks None None None None

AUCKLAND

Name John Thornton,
DOWN
John Gildroy,
GRANT
Alfred Clive,
HULME
Reginald Stanley,
JUDSON
Rank Ensign Lieutenant Sergeant Major
Force 57th Regiment
( Middlesex Regiment )
1st Bn, Wellington Infantry Regiment, NZEF 23rd Bn, 2nd NZEF 1st Bn, Auckland Infantry Regiment, NZEF
VC won Poutoko, New Zealand,
2 October 1863
Bancourt, France,
1 September 1918
Maleme, Crete,
20 - 28 May 1941
Bapaume, France,
26 August 1918
London Gaz 22 September 1864 27 November 1918 14 October 1941 30 October 1918
Born Fulham, London, England,
2 March 1842
Hawera,
26 August 1889
Dunedin,
24 January 1911
Port Albert, Wharehine,
29 September 1881
Died 27 April 1866,
Camp Otahuhu, South Auckland
25 November 1970,
Auckland
2 September 1982,
Tauranga
26 August 1972,
Mount Eden, Auckland
Grave Otahuhu ( Holy Trinity ) Cemetery, South Auckland
( image courtesy Kevin McSweeney )
Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland Dudley Cemetery, Te Puke Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland
Location
of VC
Not publicly held Puke Ariki ( Taranaki Museum ), New Plymouth
& National Army Museum, Waiouru *
National Army Museum, Waiouru National Army Museum, Waiouru
Remarks None " Two year rotation between the two museums None DCM, MM

AUCKLAND

Name John,
RYAN
Leonard, Henry
TRENT


Rank Lance Corporal Group Captain

Force 65th Regiment
( York & Lancaster Regiment )
Royal New Zealand Air Force
att'd 48 Squadron, Royal Air Force


VC won Cameron Town, New Zealand,
7 September 1863
Over Amsterdam, The Netherlands,
3 May 1943


London Gaz 16 January 1864 1 March 1946

Born Borrisoleigh, Co Tipperary, Ireland,
1839
Nelson,
14 April 1915


Died 29 December 1864, Tuakau
( drowned whilst rescuing a comrade )
19 May 1985,
Auckland


Grave Alexandra Redoubt Cemetery
( grave not marked )
North Shore Crematorium, Auckland

Location
of VC
York & Lancaster Regiment Museum, Rotherham Air Force Museum of New Zealand, Wigram

Remarks None DFC

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