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Graham Bruce Morpeth

Portrait of Lieutenant Graham Bruce Morpeth, Auckland Weekly News, 29 January 1944. Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, AWNS-19440126-22-29. Image is subject to copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Lieutenant Graham Bruce Morpeth, Auckland Weekly News, 29 January 1944. Sir George Grey …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Graham Bruce AWMM
  • Surname
    Morpeth AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 20830 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 13 August 1916 Public source
    • 13 August 1916 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    13/08/1916 Public - JOHN GRAHAM - Child - 25 April 2018 - Family papers
  • Place of birth
    AUCKLAND Public - JOHN GRAHAM - Child - 25 April 2018 - family papers
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1941 AWMM 41 Watling St., Epsom, Auckland AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    NZI INSURANCE Public - JOHN GRAHAM - Child - 25 April 2018 - family papers
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mr. H. Morpeth, 41 Watling St., Auckland (f) AWMM
    • HECTOR MORPETH & MINNIE LOVETT MORPETH (parents) Public - JOHN GRAHAM - Child - 25 April 2018 - family papers
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 1941 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM
    • married Dorothy Coupland Wright 8/12/1945 Public - JOHN GRAHAM - Child - 25 April 2018 - family papers

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 20830 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.253 Insurance Clerk/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 4, p.253
    2NZEF Nom. Roll 4, p.253
  • 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
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  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • my dearest Grandfather, pop Graham I love you dearly, I wish that you could be here, I know you will be proud of me what I did in my future of doing of my Special Olympic Swimming and Acting and for me to complete my swimming comps, I do know that you will still love me what I am going through, I lost my love of my life, the man that I loved that was Daniel Mullen who lives in Hamilton and I know deep down that I still love him, and he will do the same for me, please pop I need your help. I would love him to come back together with me as a couple to be in a realtionship, I know you haven't meet him before but I do need you to say something to him please speak to him that will be great if you can do that for me..... I love you poppy
    Public - Emma Jane Charlotte - Other relative - 25 September 2018
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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. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    p.253 AWMM

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25 September 2018Emma Jane Charlotte Auckland Other relative
25 April 2018JOHN GRAHAM AUCKLANDChild

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