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Donald Parry Thorby

Headstone

Headstone

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Donald Parry AWMM
  • Surname
    Thorby AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 141968 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    12 Nov 1913. Public - Ross - Researcher - 23 September 2018 - Headstone Record
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1944 AWMM Brandon Hall Rd., Bulls AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. A.L. Thorby, c/o A.M. Walls, Sanson R.D. (W) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1944 AWMM Married/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 141968 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 14, p.98 Farmhand/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 14, p.98
    MartonRangitikei 2NZEF Nom. Roll 14, p.98
  • 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
  • Date of death
    18 April 2004 Public - Ross - Researcher - 23 September 2018 - Cemetery Records
  • Age at death
    91 years Public - Ross - Researcher - 23 September 2018 - Cemetery Records
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Clifton Cemetery Bulls Public - Ross - Researcher - 23 September 2018 - Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
    Section MEM, Block 1, R S A Y, Row F, Plot 14. Public - Ross - Researcher - 23 September 2018 - Cemetery Records
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 14 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1944 to 31st December, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    p.98 AWMM

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23 September 2018RossBulls NZResearcher

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