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Raymond James Bruning

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Raymond James AWMM
  • Surname
    Bruning AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 657252 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 17 Roberts St. Tauranga AWMM
    • WW2 Pre 1946-1948 AWMM 17 Roberts St., Tauranga AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mrs H. Bruning, 17 Roberts Street, Tauranga (m) AWMM
    • WW2 Mrs. H. Bruning, 17 Roberts St., Tauranga (m) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1946-1948 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 657252 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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
  • 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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  • Memorial name

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  • hi recently while metal detecting a field out Clevedon I found an RSA badge with Raymond James Brunings service number on the back.i was hoping you would like this returned for sentimental reasons.having had family members who have served I understand what these mean to them. look forward to hearing from you.
    Public - john - Researcher - 23 June 2017

Sources

Sources

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  • Documents
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1950). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 16 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1946 to 30th June, 1948). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    p.17 AWMM

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