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Brian Wilmcote Ensor

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  • Service number
    19368 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Sergeant AWMM
    New Zealand Commandos, Fiji Guerillas AWMM
  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Brian Wilmcote AWMM
  • Surname
    Ensor AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    19368 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 Shepherd AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Rydal Downs, Ohuku, Rangiora, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr E. Ensor (father), Rydal Downs, Ohuku, Rangiora, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    19368 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM
    Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Temporary Corporal AWMM
    37 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
    Sergeant AWMM
    New Zealand Commandos, Fiji Guerillas AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Edward and Ethel Willett Ensor, of Rydal Downs, Rangiora, Canterbury AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    24 AWMM
  • Date of death
    4 August 1943 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Pacific AWMM
  • Death notes
    Pacific AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Bourail New Zealand War Cemetery, New Caledonia AWMM
  • Grave reference
    4.04 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
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  • Remembered by his family always.
    Public - GAELYN - Other Relative - 9 May 2015
  • LEST WE FORGET.
    Public - James - Other Relative - 25 April 2015

Sources

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  • Documents
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 7 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1942 to 31st March, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    WW2 7: WW2 46 AWMM

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09 May 2015GAELYNBlenheim New ZealandOther Relative
25 April 2015JamesAuckland, New ZealandOther Relative