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Duncan Turoa Gotty

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  • Service number
    65422 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Private AWMM
    28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
Headstone, Tripoli War Cemetery, Libya (photo B. Coutts, 2009) - This image may be subject to copyright
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Duncan Turoa AWMM
  • Surname
    Gotty AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    65422 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 Labourer AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown C/o C. Williamson, Whangapurotu, Manunui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs P.P. Gotty (wife), Hokorangi, Halcombe, Manawatu, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown Married 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
    65422 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
    Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Private AWMM
    28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Duncan Turoa Gotty was the son of George and Riihi Gotty; husband of Parehuia Gotty, of Halcombe, Wellington. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    29 AWMM
  • Date of death
    5 January 1943 AWMM
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
    Western Desert, North Africa, Africa AWMM
  • Death notes
    Western Desert AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Tripoli War Cemetery, Libya AWMM
  • Grave reference
    12. D. 12. AWMM
  • Memorial name
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM
    • Halcombe War Memorial, Halcombe, Manawatu, New Zealand AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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  • Much Aroha from My Whanau....."we will remember"
    Public - Barry - Other Relative - 22 April 2015

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22 April 2015BarryAuckland New ZealandOther Relative