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Ernest Clifford Trotter

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ernest Clifford AWMM
  • Surname
    Trotter AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Cliffe AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 259387 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1916 AWMM New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

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
  • 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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  • Son of George Wilfred and Edith Anna Trotter, orginally of Harrogate, Yorkshire. Public source.

    Enlisted initially with the Scots Guards, British Army. Killed in action. Source: United Kingdom Roll of Honour. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    2 May 1943 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
    IraqMiddle East AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    23. H. 17., Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery AWMM
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  • Memorial name
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Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    England. The National Archives. War Office: Roll of Honour, Second World War. Database. Army Roll of Honour 1939-45. Soldiers Died in World War Two. (WO304). CD Rom. Naval & Military Press. AWMM

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