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Frank O'Dwyer

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Frank

Francis O’Dwyer

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frank AWMM
  • Surname
    O'Dwyer AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Francis AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 200495 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    22 June 1921 Births, Deaths and Marriages
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1943 AWMM Tikokino AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. S. O'Dwyer, Tikokino (m) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1943 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 200495 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 12, p.145 Farmer/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 12, p.145
    WaipawaHawkes Bay 2NZEF Nom. Roll 12, p.145
  • 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
    1 July 1992 Probate
  • 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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Roll of Honour

Remember Frank O'Dwyer by laying a poppy.

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Leave a tribute or memory of Frank O'Dwyer

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  • 1939-1945 medal . Africa star. Italy star. Wounded medal. was great friends with Thomas McNiece who won a Military cross at Castle Hill and watched Frank's colour T.V.
    Public - sean - 1 August 2021
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  • I use to go to the Anzac day service with him at Waipawa.A great hard working Dad.
    Public - Richard Kenneth - Child - 6 May 2020
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    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.145 AWMM

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
01 August 2021sean23 union street. Auckland city. 1010.Other
30 July 2021AMYQueensland, AustraliaDirect descendant
06 May 2020Richard KennethHamilton NZChild

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