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Joe Huta Jenkins

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  • Service number
    25894 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Private AWMM
    28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Joe Huta AWMM
  • Surname
    Jenkins AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    25894 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 Waikanae, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs C. Jenkins (mother), Waikanae Beach, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown Single 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
    25894 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
    Wellington, 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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  • Joe Jenkins was the son of Paul and Christina Jenkins, of Waikanae, Wellington, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    24 AWMM
  • Date of death
    12 December 1941 AWMM
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
    Western Desert, North Africa, Africa AWMM
  • Death notes
    Western Desert AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Memorial name
    Alamein Memorial, El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM
  • Memorial reference
    Column 103. AWMM
  • Obituary

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  • I am Joe's niece (Marie Makirangi Ropata) and Shari is my daughter. Shari's son Luke will be visiting Egypt in June 2015 and will try to find Joe's name on the memorial. Joe was very much loved by his family.
    Public - Marie Makarangi and Shari - Other Relative - 22 April 2015

Sources

Sources

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  • Documents
    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 239 AWMM

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22 April 2015Marie Makarangi and ShariNapier and PerthOther Relative