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Derek Wilmot Mossman

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Derek Wilmot AWMM
  • Surname
    Mossman AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 448627 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    16 April 1923 Public - Rowan - Other relative - 6 October 2017 - family oral history
  • Place of birth
    Gisborne Public - Rowan - Other relative - 6 October 2017 - family oral history
  • Birth notes
    1 of 3 identical triplets Public - Rowan - Other relative - 6 October 2017 - family oral history
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1945 AWMM C/o H.J. Morice, Whakapunake P.B., Gisborne AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mr. T. Hill, Tiniroto (friend) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1945 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 448627 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 1945 2NZEF Nom. Roll 15, p.102 Shepherd/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 15, p.102
    GisborneGisborne 2NZEF Nom. Roll 15, 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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Death

About death

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  • Death
    6 April 2015 AWMM
    Age 92 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
    6 April 2015 Public - Rowan - Other relative - 6 October 2017 - Family oral history
  • Age at death
    91 Public - Rowan - Other relative - 6 October 2017 - Family oral history
  • Place of death
    Rotorua Public - Rowan - Other relative - 6 October 2017 - Family oral history
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    (Ashes) Taruheru Cemetery Gisborne Public - Rowan - Other relative - 6 October 2017 - Family oral history
  • Grave reference
    RSA Public - Rowan - Other relative - 6 October 2017 - Family oral history
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 15 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1945 to 31st December, 1945). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.102 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death notice: 7 April 2015 AWMM
    • Henderson, J. (1958). 22 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
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