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George Birdsall

  • Service number
    WWII 33886 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Dawson Birdsall Public - Fred - 15 June 2020 - Family papers
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Watching a rugby match in Cairo. From left; Ray WELCH, Bob KING, Dawson BIRDSALL, Ernie PHILLIPS.  Photo probably taken by Ivan JORDAN.

Dawson BIRDSALL third from left

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    • George AWMM
    • George Dawson Public - Fred - 15 June 2020 - Family papers
  • Surname
    Birdsall AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Dawson Birdsall Public - Fred - 15 June 2020 - Family papers
  • Service number
    WWII 33886 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    12 November 1916 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    12/11/1916 Public - Fred - 15 June 2020 - Family papers
  • Place of birth
    Palmerston North Public - Fred - 15 June 2020 - Family papers
  • Birth notes
    Son of John Henry Birdsall and Beatrice Emma (nee Ashton) Public - Fred - 15 June 2020 - Family papers
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1940-1941 AWMM Box 8, Inglewood AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mr. J.H. Birdsall, Mahoe Private Bag, Waipawa (father) AWMM
    • John Henry BIRDSALL born 10/04/1893 Whangateau, Auckland, son of William Dawson BIRDSALL. Public - Fred - 15 June 2020 - Family papers
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1940-1941 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 33886 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1940-1941 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.41 Labourer/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.41
    New PlymouthTaranaki 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.41
  • 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
  • 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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  • External links
  • References
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    p.41 AWMM

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15 June 2020FredTaranaki, New ZealandOther

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