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Selwyn Maxwell Sands

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Selwyn in his army uniform

Selwyn Sands in the Army

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Selwyn Maxwell AWMM
  • Surname
    Sands AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 447697 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    9 October 1922 Births, Deaths and Marriages
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1944 AWMM Kiripaka R.D., Whangarei AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Farmer Public - Rachel Leanne - Direct descendant - 6 February 2022 - Family
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. M. Sands, Kiripaka R.D., Whangarei (m) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1944 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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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1944 2NZEF Nom. Roll 13, p.110 Farmhand/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 13, p.110
    WhangareiNorthland 2NZEF Nom. Roll 13, p.110
  • 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
    8 November 1992 AWMM
  • 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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Sources

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  • 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.110 AWMM

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
06 February 2022Rachel LeannePerth, AustraliaDirect descendant

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