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Richard Bezer

Karori Cemetery and Crematorium

Richard Bezer Plaque

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Richard AWMM
  • Surname
    Bezer AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 41772 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    6 December 1912 Public - James - Direct descendant - 3 March 2024 - Military Personnel Files
  • Place of birth
    St Olave, Bermondsey, London, England Public - James - Direct descendant - 3 March 2024 - England & Wales, Civil Registration Birth Index, 1837-1915
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1941 AWMM 179 Vivian St., Wellington AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. M. Bezer, 179 Vivian St., Wellington (m) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1941 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 41772 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 1941 2NZEF Nom. Roll 4, p.31 Grocery storemanpacker 2NZEF Nom. Roll 4, p.31
    2NZEF Nom. Roll 4, p.31
  • 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
    Driver Public - James - Direct descendant - 7 March 2024 - Military Personnel File

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    14 February 1970 Public - James - Direct descendant - 7 March 2024 - Family papers
  • Age at death
    57 Public - James - Direct descendant - 7 March 2024 - Family papers
  • Place of death
    Johnsonville, Wellington, New Zealand Public - James - Direct descendant - 7 March 2024 - Family papers
  • Cause of death
    House Fire Public - James - Direct descendant - 7 March 2024 - Family papers
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Karori Cemetery and Crematorium Public - James - Direct descendant - 7 March 2024 - Wellington City Council Records
  • 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
  • References
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    p.31 AWMM

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07 March 2024JamesCartertonDirect descendant

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