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Tag, identity
Object type Classification: 75358
English: Identity Disc, WW1 Belonged to Alfred Victor Hanson, Royal Navy, WW1 period
Date World War 1, 1914-18-wars; (1914-1918)

diameter: 40mm
length: 50mm
length: 21mm
width: 8mm
notes: pin

notes: Pin
institution QS:P195,Q758657
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Place of creation United Kingdom
Credit line Collection of Auckland War Memorial Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira, W1154.6
Notes Identity Disc that belonged to Alfred Victor Hanson, Royal Navy, WW1 period Alfred Victor Hanson, born 24.5.1888 at Woolwich, England. Began service in the Royal Navy on 4 January 1904 as a Boy Artificer working on the 'Fire Queen' and was discharged on 10 June 1945 with the rank of Engine Room Artificer serving on HMS Philomel. Hanson died in New Zealand in 1948. See MS 135 Certificate of service with details of ships served on, wounds, etc.

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