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Harold Frank Witten

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Harold Frank AWMM
  • Surname
    Witten AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 31237 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    26/12/1918 Public - Lorraine - Child - 25 April 2020 - Family
  • Place of birth
    Pakiri, New Zealand Public - Lorraine - Child - 25 April 2020 - Family
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1940 AWMM West Coast Rd., Glen Eden, Auckland AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Accountant then High School Teacher Public - Lorraine - Child - 25 April 2020 - Family
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. Edna C. Witten, Kaianga, West Coast Rd., Glen Eden, Auckland (mother) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 1940 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM
    • Married Joyce Doreen Millar in 1959
      They had 3 daughters, Jennifer. Lorraine and Maree.
      They lived mainly in Hamilton but retired to Maraetai Beach Public - Lorraine - Child - 25 April 2020 - Family

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 31237 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 1940 2NZEF Nom. Roll 2, p.203 Cadet (P. and T.) 2NZEF Nom. Roll 2, p.203
    2NZEF Nom. Roll 2, p.203
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
    • WW2 POW - Greece AWMM
      List of 2NZEF POW (MS 2009/8)
    • WW2 POW - Stalag XVIII-A, Wolfsberg, Austria 2NZEF, Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. N.Z. 1945.
      Germany, Europe 2NZEF, Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. N.Z. 1945.
  • 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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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.203 AWMM
    • Great Britain Army. (1945). Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. London, U.K.: Government Printer. AWMM

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
25 April 2020LorraineWellington, New Zealand Child
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