Sir John Malfroy Staveley 30 August 1914 - 14 May 2006 Key details Contribute › Service number11726 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeMajor AWMM2 New Zealand General Hospital AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesSir John Malfroy AWMM SurnameStaveley AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number11726 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth30 August 1914 AWMM Place of birthHokitikaWest CoastKaiparaNorthlandNew Zealand AWMM Birth notesHokitikaWestlandNew Zealand AWMM Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMMedical Practicioner AWMM Post war occupationHaematologist AWMM Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMC/o Auckland HospitalAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs E.C. Staveley (wife)152 Albert StreetPalmerston NorthNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMMarried AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number11726 AWMM Military units2 Field Transfusion Unit AWMM Military service2 Field Transfusion Unit AWMM Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsKnight Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (KBE) AWMMKBE. 1980 AWMMMilitary Cross (MC) AWMM Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMMNew Zealand Medical Corps, 6 Field Ambulance AWMMLieutenant AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankMajor AWMM2 New Zealand General Hospital AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Husband of Elvira (died 1992); father of Tessa and John.Patron, New Zealand Haemophilia Society, Member of New Zealand Alpine Club, Auckland Astronomical Society. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death91 AWMM Date of death14 May 2006 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathNorthcoteNorth Shore CityAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Death notesNorthcoteAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery namePurewa Cemetery and CrematoriumMeadowbankAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference ObituaryDeath Notice: New Zealand Herald, May 2006 AWMM Roll of Honour Remember Sir John Malfroy Staveley by laying a poppy. Reginald Pitts Staveley Robert George Staveley Sir John Malfroy Staveley John Thomas Stawbridge Robert Musgrove Stayman Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Sir John Malfroy Staveley Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksStout, T.D.M.  New Zealand Medical Services in the Middle East and Italy. Wellington, Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. Digital copy athttp://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2Medi.htmlSources Used DocumentsThe New Zealand Herald AWMMThe New Zealand Herald AWMMWho's who in New Zealand (1951-1991). Wellington, N.Z. ; Auckland, N.Z.: Reed. AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 3: WW2 450 AWMMStout, T.D.M. (1956). New Zealand Medical Services in the Middle East and Italy. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMMStout (1956) p 123-124 AWMMThe New Zealand Herald AWMMDeath Notice: New Zealand Herald, May 2006 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.