Arthur Vicary Hunter1

#8914, (March 1912-1 April 2005)
ChartsThe Galtons of Poole.
The Gradys of Dorset.
Birth*MAR 1912 Arthur Vicary Hunter was born in MAR 1912 at Christchurch, Canterbury, South Island, New ZealandG.2 
Occupation*18 OCT 1938 The occupation of Arthur Vicary Hunter was 'Mechanic.1
Emigration*18 OCT 1938 He emigrated on 18 OCT 1938 from New ZealandG.1 
Marriage*SEP 1940 He married Ruth Bachmann, daughter of Emil Thomas Theodore Bachmann and Elsie Maude Nightingale, in SEP 1940 at Birkenhead, Cheshire, EnglandG.3 
Milit-Beg*3 SEP 1940 Arthur Vicary Hunter began military service on 3 SEP 1940 at Cheshire, EnglandG.4 
Milit-End*1 AUG 1945 He ended military service on 1 AUG 1945 at Wellington, North Island, New ZealandG.4 
Death*1 APR 2005 He died on 1 APR 2005 at New ZealandG aged 93.5 
Last Edited20 Jan 2019


  1. [S61] Passengers, age & origin; 'Strathnaver' Sydney to Plymouth, 18 Oct 1938.
  2. [S120] New Zealand Registers, birth, Christchurch, NZ, Jan-Mar 1912, fn. 1078.
  3. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage; Ruth Bachmann & Arthur V Hunter, Wirral, Cheshire, Jul-Sep 1940, vol 8a 1962.
  4. [S127] UK, RAK record, NZ WW2 appointments on relinquishing commission; NZ2472, Arthur Vicary Hunter, Flght. Lieut. from 3 Sep 1940.
  5. [S54] Internet source/web sites inc. trees, name from Ancestry tree, 'Colin de la Rue' family, no reference.
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