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Gerald Denis Cranston

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Gerald Denis AWMM
  • Surname
    Cranston AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 31569 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 16 February 1913 Public Source
    • 16 February 1914 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    • 16/02/1914 Public - Warren Denis - Child - 3 February 2019 - RECORD OF SERVICE BOOK
    • 16/02/1913 Public - Warren - Child - 3 February 2019 - Family & Military Records
  • Place of birth
    ORANGE. NEW SOUTH WALES. Public - Warren Denis - Child - 3 February 2019 - FAMILY PAPERS & PHOTOS
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1940-1941 AWMM Care of Salvation Army Hostel, Vivian St., Wellington AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    ELECTROPLATER Public - Warren Denis - Child - 3 February 2019 - FAMILY RECORDS
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. P. Harvey, 1 Short St., Clovelly, New South Wales (mother) AWMM
  • 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 31569 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.104 Window dresser/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.104
    WellingtonNew Zealand 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.104
  • 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
    09/06/1972 Public - Warren Denis - Child - 3 February 2019 - CEMETERY RECORDS
  • Age at death
    58 YEARS Public - Warren Denis - Child - 3 February 2019 - FAMILY PAPERS
  • Place of death
    WHANGANUI NEW ZEALAND Public - Warren Denis - Child - 3 February 2019 - FAMILY PAPERS
  • Cause of death
    MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION Public - Warren Denis - Child - 3 February 2019 - MEDICAL RECORDS
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    ARAMOHO CEMETERY. WHANGANUI Public - Warren Denis - Child - 3 February 2019 - CEMETERY RECORDS
  • Grave reference
    PLOT 461 ARAMOHO CEMETERY/ RSA/B. Public - Warren Denis - Child - 3 February 2019 - CEMETERY RECORDS
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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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. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    p.104 AWMM

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
03 February 2019WarrenCoober Pedy South AustraliaChild
03 February 2019Warren DenisCoober Pedy South AustraliaChild

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