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Alick Trenwith

Photo taken in North Africa in 1942. Flag in background covered Alick’s Coffin.  Original dog tags and service medals in foreground

Last man standing

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alick AWMM
  • Surname
    Trenwith AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 43540 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    12 November 1918 Public - Tim - Child - 20 April 2019 - Family papers
  • Place of birth
    Auckland Public - Tim - Child - 20 April 2019 - Family papers
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1941 AWMM 19 Bellwood Ave., Mt. Eden AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Fletcher Industries Public - Tim - Child - 20 April 2019 - Family papers
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. G. Trenwith, 19 Bellwood Ave., Mt. Eden, Auckland (m) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 1941 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM
    • Married his Reima Joan in 1946 Public - Tim - Child - 20 April 2019 - Family papers

Service

Wars and conflicts

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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.356 Warehouseman/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 4, p.356
    2NZEF Nom. Roll 4, p.356
  • 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
    • 27 September 2014 New Zealand Herald
      New Zealand Herald
    • 23 May 1966 21Bn Assoc. Inc. Records. MS-2008-42.
  • 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.356 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      30/09/2014 AWMM
    • Veterans' club : the comradeship and memories of Auckland's 21st infantry battalion. Auckland War Memorial Museum : Auckland. Accompanies exhibition held in the Pictorial Gallery, second floor, Auckland War Memorial Museum, 24 March-21 May 2006. AWMM
    • 21 New Zealand Infantry Battalion Association Inc. Records, 1955 - 2005. Auckland War Memorial Museum. MS-2008-42. AWMM
    • 21 Battalion (Official history of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45) AWMM

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