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Bernard John Jenkins

This photo was taken just before Bernard (Bernie) left his home in New Zealand to go to WWII

Bernard John Jenkins

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Bernard John AWMM
  • Surname
    Jenkins AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 61463 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    30 August 1910 Public - Francie Theresa - Child - 11 October 2017 - Bernard John Jenkins was my father. I have uploaded a photo of his Birth Certificate to this site, which proves this date of birth.
  • Place of birth
    Taihape, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand Public - Francie Theresa - Child - 11 October 2017 - Bernard John Jenkins was my father. I have uploaded a photo of his Birth Certificate to this site, which proves this place of birth.
  • Birth notes
    Bernard John Jenkins was born on 30 August 1910 in Taihape. His parents were Mary Ann Jenkins, nee K Public - Francie Theresa - Child - 11 October 2017 - Bernard John Jenkins was my father. I have uploaded a photo of his Birth Certificate to this site, which proves this information.
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1941 AWMM 15 Haast St., Linwood, Christchurch AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. M.M. Jenkins, 15 Haast St., Linwood, Christchurch (w) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 1941 AWMM Married/WWII AWMM
    • Child Public - Francie Theresa - Child - 11 October 2017 - I am Francie, one of Bernard John Jenkins' 6 daughters. He also had 5 sons.

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 61463 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.179 Painter 2NZEF Nom. Roll 4, p.179
    ChristchurchCanterbury 2NZEF Nom. Roll 4, p.179
  • 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. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    p.179 AWMM

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20 March 2018Francie TheresaAuckland, New ZealandChild

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