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Jack Davis

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  • Service number
    65338 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Davies AWMM
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Private AWMM
    28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Jack AWMM
  • Surname
    Davis AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Davies AWMM
  • Service number
    65338 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 Truck Driver AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Towai, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Edith Davies (daughter), C/o J.H. Tauteka, Towai, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
  • Campaigns
    Tunisia AWMM
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    65338 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
    Kaikohe, Northland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Private AWMM
    28 (Maori) Battalion 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
    28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Jack and Lena Davies, of Towai; nephew of Patrick Davies, of Towai

    Name spelled as Davies on the Nominal Roll and as Davis everywhere else AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    27 AWMM
  • Date of death
    21 March 1943 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Tunisia AWMM
  • Death notes
    Tunisia AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Sfax War Cemetery, Tunisia AWMM
  • Grave reference
    X. B. 15. AWMM
  • Memorial name
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM
    • Kawakawa Memorial Library, now Kawakawa Museum AWMM
    • Kawakawa Memorial Library, now Kawakawa Museum, Memorial Plaque WW2 AWMM
    • Kawakawa District War Memorial, Kawakawa and Districts War Memorial Domain AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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