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John Stewart Williams

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  • Service number
    Vietnam 41530 AWMM
  • Also known as
    • Jack AWMM
    • John Stewart Williams AWMM
    • Jack AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Vietnam Private AWMM
    Royal New Zealand Engineers, Victor 4 AWMM
  • War
    Vietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM
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Portrait - This image may be subject to copyright AWMM

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Stewart AWMM
  • Surname
    Williams AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Jack AWMM
    • John Stewart Williams AWMM
    • Jack AWMM
  • Service number
    Vietnam 41530 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    15 December 1948 AWMM
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Williams (wife), Napier, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    Vietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    Vietnam 41530 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    New Zealand Operational Service Medal AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    Vietnam Private Ministry for Culture and Heritage
    Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment (1RNZIR), 1st Battalion, Victor 4 Company Ministry for Culture and Heritage
    Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Vietnam Private AWMM
    Royal New Zealand Engineers, Victor 4 AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Private Williams' mother, Mrs June Williams of North Shore, Auckland, received the New Zealand Operational Service Medal on his behalf from the Prime Minister and the Minister of Defence at a presentation at the Auckland War Memorial Museum on Thursday 27 November 2003

    Memorial Flag - Presented to family.

    Killed in action - Gunshot wound to head and neck AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    21 AWMM
  • Date of death
    17 June 1969 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Vietnam AWMM
  • Death notes
    Vietnam AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Terendak Camp, Malacca, Malaysia AWMM
  • Grave reference
  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, Hall of Memories. Vietnam. AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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