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Lorin Matthew Peko

First image taken on enlisting. Second taken when receiving his degree.

Lorin Mattew Peko

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Lorin Matthew AWMM
  • Surname
    Peko AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 446717 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    16 October 1922 Public - Carroll Anne - Child - 1 January 2019 - Family Papers
  • Place of birth
    Dargaville New Zealand Public - Carroll Anne - Child - 1 January 2019 - Family Papers
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1944 AWMM 171 Owen St., Wellington AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Government Auditor and Actuary then one of NZ first Computer Programmers, went on to head the Govern Public - Carroll Anne - Child - 1 January 2019 - Family Papers
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. E.A. Peko, Victoria St., Dargaville (m) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 1944 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM
    • Married Edvige Anne Chiaroni Public - Carroll Anne - Child - 1 January 2019 - Family Papers


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 446717 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 1944 2NZEF Nom. Roll 13, p.97 Clerk 2NZEF Nom. Roll 13, p.97
    WellingtonNew Zealand 2NZEF Nom. Roll 13, p.97
  • 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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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About 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



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  • External links
  • Documents
    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.97 AWMM


Command item
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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
01 January 2019Carroll AnneAustraliaChild

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