Jack Thomas Groufsky Unknown date of birth - 16 December 1943 Key details Contribute › Service number14253 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeSergeant AWMM20 Armoured Regiment AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Portrait from the Weekly News; 23 February 1944, caption spe … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJack Thomas AWMM SurnameGroufsky AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number14253 AWMM Gender Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkation Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsItaly AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number14253 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation details Embarkation body Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankSergeant AWMM20 Armoured Regiment AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Jack Groufsky was the son of August Bernard Groufsky and of Winifred Groufsky (nee Jack), of Hokitika, Westland. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death24 AWMM Date of death16 December 1943 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathItaly AWMM Death notesItaly AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameSangro River War CemeteryItaly AWMM Grave referenceIX. D. 6. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Jack Thomas Groufsky by laying a poppy. Herbert Hamilton Rodwell Grouby Edward Groufsky Jack Thomas Groufsky Joseph Groufsky Lawrence Groun Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Jack Thomas Groufsky Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used DocumentsWeekly News AWMMWeekly News, 1944 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.