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Reginald William Hogarth Pycroft

Portrait of Reginald William Hogarth Pycroft, 255357 (2014). © NZIPP Photograph by Jason Naylor 1257-7266. CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0.

Portrait of Reginald William Hogarth Pycroft, 255357 (2014). © NZIPP Photograph by Jason Naylor 1257 …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Reginald William Hogarth AWMM
  • Surname
    Pycroft AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 255357 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 1944 AWMM 247 Willis St., Wellington AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. W. Pycroft, 13 Aparama Ave., Miramar, Wellington (m) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1944 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 255357 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.102 Fitter/Military 2NZEF Nom. Roll 13, p.102
    WellingtonNew Zealand 2NZEF Nom. Roll 13, p.102
  • 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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  • Member of the Porirua RSA. AWMM

Death

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

Memorials

Memorial

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  • 255357 Corporal Reg Pycroft, 16 Platoon, D Company, 24th (NZ) Battalion, 2nd (NZ) Division passed away today (5 August 2021) in Wellington, in his 99th year. Rest in Peace Dig. Your friend and comrade, Mark.
    Public - Mark - Comrade - 5 August 2021
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    IN HONOUR: New Zealand’s surviving WWII veterans (Stuff.co.nz). Published 25 April 2020.
    https://interactives.stuff.co.nz/2020/in-honour/index.html
    Further Reference
  • 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.102 AWMM
    • This record was partially compiled from information provided by the New Zealand Institute of Professional Photographers (NZIPP) Veteran Portrait Project. AWMM

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05 August 2021Mark WellingtonComrade

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