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William James Jeffreys

Portrait of William James Jeffreys in uniform. Image kindly provided by Grant Jeffreys (May 2022).

Portrait of William James Jeffreys in uniform. Image kindly provided by Grant Jeffreys (May 2022).

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William James AWMM
  • Surname
    Jeffreys AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWII 453813 AWMM
    • WWII 42837 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 4 Ngahuru St., Eden Tce., Auckland AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. E.C. Jeffreys, 4 Ngahuru St., Eden Tce., Auckland (m) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1943 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
  • Service number
    • WWII 453813 AWMM
    • WWII 42837 AWMM
  • Military service
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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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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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Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Transferred from the Royal New Zealand Air Force to the Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force in May 1943. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • 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.98 AWMM
    • This record is a work in progress and was partially compiled from the “Database of New Zealand Airmen who took part in Advanced Air Training in Canada during WW2”. Researched by Ivan and Lorna Lindsey of Tauranga. N.Z. 2003 – 2012. Reproduced with permission. AWMM

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09 May 2022GrantChristchurchChild
12 February 2022Grant AlastairChristchurchDirect descendant

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