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Arthur Kelso Davidson

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  • Service number
    1304 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Lance Sergeant AWMM
    Divisional Cavalry AWMM
  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Arthur Kelso AWMM
  • Surname
    Davidson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    1304 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    8 July 1917 AWMM
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW2 Share milker AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Okoroire, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M.A. Gibbs (sister), Cambridge, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 05 Jan 1940 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
  • Campaigns
    Italy AWMM
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    1304 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Trooper AWMM
    2 Divisional Cavalry AWMM
    2NZEF: 1st Echelon 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
    Lance Sergeant AWMM
    Divisional Cavalry AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of James Cole Davidson and Emma Davidson. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    27 AWMM
  • Date of death
    23 September 1944 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Italy AWMM
  • Death notes
    Italy AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Coriano Ridge War Cemetery, Italy AWMM
  • Grave reference
    XIV.A.4. AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 1: WW2 46 AWMM
    • Loughnan, R. (1963). Divisional Cavalry. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
      Loughnan, R. (1963). p. 370. AWMM