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Cecil William Turton

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Portrait of Private Cecil William Turton 35592, recently disembarked on the Wellington Wharf 19.7.1945. Image kindly provided by R.W. Turton (May 2018). Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Private Cecil William Turton 35592, recently disembarked on the Wellington Wharf 19.7.19 …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Cecil William AWMM
  • Surname
    Turton AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 35592 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    5 December 1910 AWMM WellingtonNew Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • WW2 Pre 1940-1941 AWMM 34 Richmond St., Petone AWMM
    • 106 William Street, Petone AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. Laura McKenzie Turton, care of Empire Hotel, Petone (wife) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1940-1941 AWMM Married/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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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
    • WW2
      15 July 1942 AWMM
    • WW2
      Italy, Europe AWMM
      15 July 1942 AWMM
    • WW2
      2NZEF, Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. N.Z. 1945.
    • WW2 POW - P.G. 103, Treviso, Italy Italy Imperial POW Alphabetical List
      Treviso, Italy Italy Imperial POW Alphabetical List
  • 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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • POW notes - At Camp 57 Italy, Stalag XIA, XIB, and work camp 7001 Halendorf, Germany. Liberated by American Troops 23.4.1945. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    14 February 1973 AWMM
    CollingwoodTasman AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Plot 27 Block K, Collingwood AWMM
  • 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. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.485 AWMM
    • List of 2NZEF Prisoners of War. 1941-1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 2009/8. AWMM
    • Great Britain Army. (1945). Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. London, U.K.: Government Printer. AWMM
    • Great Britain Army. (1945). Italy : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. London, U.K.: Government Printer. AWMM

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