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Hugh Kenneth Beban

Short, J, active 1945. New Zealand soldiers in the dining room of the NZ Forces Club at Hotel Danieli, Venice, Italy - Photograph taken by J Short. New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency. Ref: DA-08418-F. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/22662309

Short, J, active 1945. New Zealand soldiers in the dining room of the NZ Forces Club at Hotel Daniel …

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Hugh Kenneth AWMM
  • Surname
    Beban AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Ken AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 80216 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 7 Montague St., Petone AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. D.M.E. Beban, 24 Palmerston North St., Lower Hutt (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 80216 AWMM
  • Military service
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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1943 2NZEF Nom. Roll 12, p.14 Panel beater/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 12, p.14
    2NZEF Nom. Roll 12, p.14
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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Medical history

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Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Brother of George Thomas Beban 403825, Royal New Zealand Air Force, Second World War. Hugh and George were cousins of brothers Leo Beban and Patrick James (Paddy) Beban, and Barnett Studholme Beban, Second World War. AWMM

Death

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Sources

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    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 12 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1943 to 31st December, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.14 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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