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Frank Wintle

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  • Service number
    29785 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Private AWMM
    24 Infantry Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
Portrait, Weekly News 31 December 1941 - This image may be subject to copyright
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frank AWMM
  • Surname
    Wintle AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    29785 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW2 Butcher AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Mangawai, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs S.A. Wintle (mother), Mangawai, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
  • Campaign
    Western Desert AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    29785 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM
    Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Private AWMM
    Infantry Reinforcements AWMM
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force 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
    Private AWMM
    24 Infantry Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Fourth son of Claud Wintle and Sarah Ann Wintle (nee Miller), of Tara, Mangawai

    The Memorial gates for Frank Wintle and Comrades, 1941, at the St Michael's Anglican Church, Hakaru were erected by the Wintle family in 1980. AWMM

Death

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  • Age at death
    24 AWMM
  • Date of death
    25 November 1941 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Libya, North Africa, Africa AWMM
  • Death notes
    Libya AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Memorial name
    • Alamein Memorial, El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM
    • Roll of Honour, St Michael's and All Angel's Church, 61 Valley Road, Hakaru, Northland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Memorial gates, Frank Wintle and Comrades, 1941, St Michael's Anglican Church, 61 Valley Road, Hakaru, Northland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Memorial reference
    • Column 106 AWMM
  • Obituary

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Sources

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  • External links
    New Zealand Historic Places Trust Register: St Michael's Anglican Church, Hakaru
    http://www.historic.org.nz/TheRegister/RegisterSearch/RegisterResults.aspx?RID=458&m=advanced
    Further Reference
  • Documents
    • Northland roll of honour and servicemen of WW II [electronic resource]. (2002). Whangarei, N.Z.: Returned Services Association. AWMM
    • Second 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. AWMM
      WW2 3: WW2 523 AWMM