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James Lindsay Mehalski

Headstone of Sgt James Lindsay MEHALSKI 605364. Greenpark RSA Cemetery, Dunedin City Council, Block 1A, Plot 272. Image kindly provided by Allan Steel CC-BY 4.0.

Headstone of Sgt James Lindsay MEHALSKI 605364. Greenpark RSA Cemetery, Dunedin City Council, Block …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Lindsay AWMM
  • Surname
    Mehalski AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 605364 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1943 AWMM 18 Fea St., Dunedin AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. E.H. Mehalski, 162 Main Rd., Green Island, Dunedin (w) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1943 AWMM Married/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 605364 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1943 2NZEF Nom. Roll 11, p.90 Telegraphist/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 11, p.90
    DunedinOtago 2NZEF Nom. Roll 11, p.90
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    11 March 2005 Allan Steel Cemetery Project
    Age 92 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Greenpark RSA Cemetery, Dunedin City Council AWMM Block 1A, Plot 272 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Born 20 Nov 1912 in Green Island to Albert William Mehalski and Margaret Mehalski nee Davidson.
    Died 11 March 2005 aged 92. Grave plaque at Ashes Disposal Soldiers Interment, Green Park Cemetery, Dunedin
    Public - Terry - Researcher - 14 January 2020
    Report 

Sources

Sources

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  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 11 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1943 to 30th June, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.90 AWMM
    • Borman, C. (1954). Divisional Signals. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • This record was partially compiled from data kindly provided by Allan Steel Cemetery Project (2020) AWMM

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