John Frederick Hyde Saxon (1873 - 1900) MP

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Birthplace: New Zealand
Death: Died in South Africa
Cause of death: KIA Boer War
Managed by: Jason Scott Wills
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About John Frederick Hyde Saxon

  • Full Name John Frederick Hyde Saxon
  • Rank Last Held Trooper
  • Forename(s) John Frederick Hyde
  • Surname Saxon
  • War South African War, 1899-1902
  • Serial No. 1335
  • Gender Male
  • First Known Rank Trooper
  • Occupation before Enlistment Farmer
  • Next of Kin Mr J. Saxon, Koputarua, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Enlistment Address Koputarua, Manawatu Company's Line, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Embarkation Unit 4th New Zealand Mounted Rifles. 7 Company
  • Embarkation Date 31 March 1900
  • Place of Embarkation Lyttelton, Canterbury, New Zealand
  • Vessel Gymeric
  • Destination South Africa
  • Last Unit Served 4th New Zealand Mounted Rifles
  • Place of Death Beira, Portuguese East Africa
  • Date of Death 19 June 1900
  • Year of Death 1900
  • Cause of Death Died of disease
  • Cemetery Name Beira Cemetery, Mozambique
  • Memorial Name Ranfurly Veterans' Home, 539 Mount Albert Road, Three Kings, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Biographical Notes Trooper Saxon died of malaria.

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John Frederick Hyde Saxon's Timeline

1873
January 15, 1873
New Zealand
1900
June 19, 1900
Age 27
South Africa