Herbert Victor John Hoole

1897 Jul 9 Born Malta (Ancestry tree gives this date as well and his mother was Maltese, Helena Mizzi - as I cannot find them in UK censuses, I assume that they were probably in Malta). His father was Herbert Edward Hoole who seems to have left UK around 1878 for South Africa, and never resurfaces. Helena Hoole (Mizzi) died in Malta in 1939

1916 Dec 19. Cadet Herbert Victor John Hoole to be 2nd Lt. (on prob.). London Regt

1916/1920 Married in Genoa, Italy. British Armed Forces And Overseas Banns And Marriages

1918 Jun 19. 2nd Lt. H. V. J. Hoole to be Lt.

1921 Jan 12 Joined ADRIC with Service no 1500. Posted to I Coy

Fined £3 by Coy Commander

1921 May 15 Promoted A/CQM

1922 Jan 31. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1924 Mar 3. Left UK for New Zealand. A Sales Manager. 25 Crowston Rd, Westcliff. Travels 3rd class, intends to live in NZ.

1927 May 30 Working for British Celanese (correct spelling and they are at MIC address)

1928 Dec 22. Leaves UK for NZ, intended country of residence NZ. Rep for British Celanese. 26 Lewisham Pk, SE London

1930 Oct 23. Working for British Celanese in New Zealand

1933 Married Lilian Mary Newman in New Zealand

1970 Jun 13. Died age 72