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Joseph Stanley Lancaster

  • Service number
    WWII 61470 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • British Merchant Navy Public - Sherryn - Child - 2 November 2018 - Family
    • WWI served Merchant Navy 1914-1918 Public - Sherryn - Child - 3 November 2018 - Family
  • Last rank
  • War
Dad in Cairo WW2

Joeseph Stanley Lancaster in Cairo

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Joseph Stanley AWMM
  • Surname
    Lancaster AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 61470 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    31 March 1900 Public - Sherryn - Child - 2 November 2018 - Family papers
  • Place of birth
    Whitehaven, Cumberland, England Public - Sherryn - Child - 2 November 2018 - Family papers
  • Birth notes
    Father Tom Lancaster. Mother Martha Rogerson. Public - Sherryn - Child - 2 November 2018 - Family papers
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1941 AWMM 161 Waltham Rd., Waltham, Christchurch AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Coal Merchant. Ice cream maker. Shop Keeper. General labourer. Public - Sherryn - Child - 2 November 2018 - Family papers
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mr. T. Lancaster, Lincoln (f) AWMM
    • His father served in WW1. Public - Sherryn - Child - 2 November 2018 - Family papers
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1941 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    WW1 Public - Sherryn - Child - 2 November 2018 - Family
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • British Merchant Navy Public - Sherryn - Child - 2 November 2018 - Family
    • WWI served Merchant Navy 1914-1918 Public - Sherryn - Child - 3 November 2018 - Family
  • Service number
    WWII 61470 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.197 Coal merchant/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 4, p.197
    ChristchurchCanterbury 2NZEF Nom. Roll 4, p.197
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
    • WW2
      27 June 1942 AWMM
    • WW2 POW - Salonike, Greece - VIII-B Lamsdorf, Germany 2NZEF, Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. N.Z. 1945.
      2NZEF, Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. N.Z. 1945.
    • WW2 POW - PG 66, Capu, Italy Italy Imperial POW Alphabetical List
      Italy, Europe Italy Imperial POW Alphabetical List
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number
    WWII 32887 AWMM

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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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
  • Documents
    • 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.197 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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