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Geoffrey Townsend Cameron

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Geoffrey Townsend AWMM
  • Surname
    Cameron AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 29511 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    15 May 1905 Public - Robyn - Other relative - 3 July 2018 - New Zealand Historical Death Registration: 1979/41261
  • Place of birth
    Auckland, New Zealand Public - Robyn - Other relative - 3 July 2018 - Ancestry
  • Birth notes
    Parents: CAMERON Richard (1842-1913) ~ Elizabeth Ann TOWNSEND (1871-1913) Public - Robyn - Other relative - 3 July 2018 - Ancestry
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1940-1941 AWMM Huntly AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. C. Annesly Smith, care of Bank of New Zealand, Newmarket (sister) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 1940-1941 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM
    • 01 June 1945 - Married: June Elva LOVELL Public - Robyn - Other relative - 3 July 2018 - Ancestry ~ New Zealand Marriages 1836-1956: Year 1944 Folio 11838

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 29511 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 1940-1941 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.71 Bank clerk/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.71
    HuntlyWaikato 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.71
  • 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
    28 July 1979 Public - Elli - Researcher - 8 July 2020 - Newspaper: New Zealand Herald, 30july1979, p2/16
  • Age at death
    74 years Public - Elli - Researcher - 8 July 2020 - Newspaper: New Zealand Herald, 30july1979, p2/16
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Hamilton Park - cremation Public - Elli - Researcher - 8 July 2020 - Newspaper: New Zealand Herald, 30july1979, p2/16
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    husband of June; father of Lynette, Murray Public - Elli - Researcher - 8 July 2020 - Newspaper: New Zealand Herald, 30july1979, p2/16
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    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.71 AWMM

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03 July 2018RobynRye, VIC, AustraliaOther relative

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