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Brian Desmond Andersen

  • Service number
    WWII 438966 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Brian Desmond Anderson AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW2 Private Cemetery Record
  • War


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Brian Desmond AWMM
  • Surname
    Andersen AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Brian Desmond Anderson AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 438966 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    13 April 1922 Public source
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1944 AWMM Norsewood R.D. AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. H.M. Anderson, Norsewood R.D. (m) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1944 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1944 2NZEF Nom. Roll 13, p.5 Farmhand/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 13, p.5
    DannevirkeManawatu-Wanganui 2NZEF Nom. Roll 13, p.5
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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
    WW2 Private Cemetery Record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Nominal Roll lists surname as 'Anderson'. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    14 August 1987 Cemetery Record
    Age 65 AWMM
    TaradaleNapier Cemetery Record
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Plot 7, Section H, Services Area, Taradale Cemetery, Taradale, Napier, Hawke's Bay AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • External links
  • References
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 13 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1944 to 31st March, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    p.5 AWMM

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