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Arnold Andrew Swanston

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Arnold Andrew AWMM
  • Surname
    Swanston AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 439045 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    18 April 1922 Births, Deaths and Marriages
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1943 AWMM 139 Blenheim Rd., Christchurch AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. M.A. Lake, 409 Colombo St., Christchurch (s) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1943 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

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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  • Medical notes
    Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • The Diary used in the account of 'Wounded in Battle' is by Cpl A. A. Swanston, of 26 NZ Battalion. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    26 October 1993 Cemetery records
    ChristchurchCanterbury Cemetery records
  • 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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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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