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John Butland Stevens Jordan

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War II Hall of Memories Panel  S_024. Image taken June 2020.

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War II Hall of Memories Panel S_024. Image taken June 2020.

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  • Taitara
  • Ngā ingoa tuatahi
    John Butland Stevens AWMM
  • Ingoa whānau
    Jordan AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Ingoa kārangaranga
    John Butland Stevens-Jordan AWMM
  • Nama hōia
    WWII 31404 AWMM
  • Ira tangata
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Pono

Tauoranga kirirarau

Te whānautanga

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  • Whānautanga mai
  • Rā i whānau mai ai
    3 Haratua 1908 Public - Derek - Other relative - 5 November 2017 -
  • Wāhi Whānau
    Granity, West Coast, New Zealand Public - Derek - Other relative - 5 November 2017 -
  • Tuhinga mō te whānautanga
  • Wāhi noho i mua i te whakaurunga
    WW2 Auckland Street, St. Heliers Bay, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Mahi whai muri i te pakanga
  • Uri kiritahi i te wā o te ekenga waka
    WW2 Mrs M.L. Stevens-Jordan, Alabama Road, Blenheim, New Zealand AWMM
  • Mēnā he hoa rangatira tōna
    Pre 1940 AWMM Married/WWII AWMM

Ope taua

Ngā pakanga me ngā whawhai

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  • Pakanga
  • Kauhanga riri
    Western Desert AWMM
  • Te Ope o Tū / te peka
    Army AWMM
  • Nama hōia
    WWII 31404 AWMM
  • Urunga ki te ope taua
  • Whakapikinga / Tukunga / Whakawhitinga

Ngā tohu taumata rau ope taua

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  • Mētara me ngā Tohu

Te Whakangungu me te Urunga atu

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  • Whakangungu ope taua
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Te urunga
    WW2 1940 2NZEF Nom. Roll 1, p.94 Engineering surveyor/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 1, p.94
    AucklandNew Zealand 2NZEF Nom. Roll 1, p.94
  • Mahi i mua i te ekenga waka
  • Pakeke i te whakaurunga

Te maha o ngā ekenga waka

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Mauhere o te pakanga

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  • Kia mau ki ngā taipitopito
  • Ngā rā i mauherehia ai
  • Rā i puta ai
  • Te rā i whakahokia atu ngā hōia i mauherehia ai
  • Ngā kōrero mō te puta i te mauhere pakanga
  • Nama motuhake mō te mauhere pakanga

Whakapapa hauora

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  • Tuhinga hauora
    Killed on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Te tūnga whakamutunga e mōhiotia ana

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Kōrero taurongo

Kōrero taurongo

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  • John Stevens-Jordan was the husband of Monica Lea Stevens-Jordan, of Wellington, New Zealand. AWMM


  • Matenga
    7 Mahuru 1942 AWMM
    Age 34 AWMM
    Western DesertNorth Africa AWMM
  • Rā i mate ai
  • Pakeke i te matenga
  • Wāhi Mate
  • Te momo matenga
  • Tuhipoka mō te matenga
  • Urupā
    El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM II. F. 3A. AWMM
  • Ingoa o te urupā
  • Tohutoro kōhatu urupā
  • Pānui Matenga
  • Ingoa maumaharatanga
  • Tohutoro maumaharatanga

Ngā maumaharatanga


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  • Ingoa maumaharatanga
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM

Rārangi Ingoa Whai Hōnore

Maumahara John Butland Stevens Jordan mā te whakatakoto i te papi

Waiho atu he tuhinga

Waiho atu he poroporoaki, he maumaharatanga ki a John Butland Stevens Jordan

Waiho atu he tuhinga

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  • My uncle Jack Jordan is remembered with affection. Before the War he was a professional surveyor, and camped out when doing the road across the Mamakus (near Rotorua) with my mother (his only sister Marion) acting as camp cook. I was a pre-schooler, and it was an exciting event. He wrote me letters and sent coins from all the countries he visited, and I still have these, kept in a pencil-case from Bethlehem. His Jordan surname gave him entre into the royal family of trans-Jordan, and he was NZ Army advisor at the court of Emil Abdullah of trans-Jordan for some months, but he moved on when he found that a royal bride was being arranged for him! He was killed in the desert just before El Alamein proper. Jack's death occurred later in the same year as that of his younger brother Alan, who was in the NZRAF and got meningitis from burst ear-drums. Alan died in the NZ Hospital in Cairo. Their
    Public - THOMAS RAYMOND - Other Relative - 28 Kohitātea 2015

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Ngā mātāwai

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