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David Short

Grave of David SHORT 72780
Waimairi Cemetery, Grahams Road, Christchurch, New Zealand
Photographed 23 February 2015
© Sarndra Lees

Grave of David SHORT 72780

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    David AWMM
  • Surname
    Short AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 72780 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1942 AWMM 5 Stewart St., Christchurch AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Miss M.L. Short, 5 Stewart St., Christchurch (s) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1942 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 72780 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 1942 2NZEF Nom. Roll 7, p.127 Compositor/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 7, p.127
    ChristchurchCanterbury 2NZEF Nom. Roll 7, p.127
  • 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
    20 July 1952 Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 1 September 2018 - Headstone
  • Age at death
    51 Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 1 September 2018 - Headstone
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Waimairi Cemetery, 195 Grahams Road, Christchurch, New Zealand Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 1 September 2018 - Personal visit
  • Grave reference
    Block number: PR7 Plot number: 14 Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 1 September 2018 - Christchurch City Council online cemetery database; http://heritage.christchurchcitylibraries.com/Cemeteries/
  • 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. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 7 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1942 to 31st March, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    p.127 AWMM

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01 September 2018SarndraAuckland, New ZealandResearcher

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