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Frederick Everard Wakelin

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  • Service number
    29942 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 from The Weekly News; 2 July 1941 - This image may be subject to copyright
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frederick Everard AWMM
  • Surname
    Wakelin AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    29942 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 School teacher AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown District High School, Wellsford, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Miss F.D. Wakelin (sister), care of Mrs H. Tibbs, Puni, Pukekohe, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    29942 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
    Warkworth, 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
    Accidental Death, Cause of Death AWMM
    Accidentally killed in a road accident AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Private AWMM
    24 Infantry Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Second son of John and Florence Wakelin, of Helensville, Auckland AWMM

Death

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  • Age at death
    23 AWMM
  • Date of death
    7 June 1941 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Accidental Death AWMM
  • Place of death
    Egypt AWMM
  • Death notes
    Egypt AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt AWMM
  • Grave reference
    6. D. 1. AWMM
  • Memorial name
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM
    • Wellsford War Memorial, Wellsford, New Zealand AWMM
    • Wellsford War Memorial Library, Wellsford, New Zealand AWMM
    • Roll of Honour, Wellsford War Memorial Library, WW1 & WW2, Wellsford, New Zealand AWMM
    • Helensville District High School (Kaipara College) Roll of Honour, Helensville, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Kaipara Memorial RSA, 49 Commercial Road, Helensville, New Zealand AWMM
    • Roll of Honour, Wellsford RSA, 1 Olympus Road, Wellsford AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. 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 491 AWMM