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James William Davis

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James William AWMM
  • Surname
    Davis AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 32848 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    Jun 1918 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1940-1941 AWMM Care of E.W. McCallum, Inaha AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. A.H. Davis, care of J.C. Stirling, Oro Punga Rd., Cambridge (mother) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1940-1941 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 32848 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 1940-1941 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.117 Labourer/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.117
    HaweraTaranaki 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.117
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
    • WW2
      27 June 1942 AWMM
    • WW2 POW - Stalag IV-D, Torgau, Germany 2NZEF, Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. N.Z. 1945.
      2NZEF, Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. N.Z. 1945.
    • WW2 POW - PG 120, Cetona, Italy Italy Imperial POW Alphabetical List
      Italy Imperial POW Alphabetical List
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number
    WWII 266917 AWMM

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
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

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Sources

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  • External links
    N.Z. 32848 is remembered in a book about six POWs on the loose after the Italian armistice (my fathe Public - Graham - Researcher - 13 September 2021 - Alfredo Bordin (pen name/battle name: Tahoma Liberta) Sette Uomini Sotto le Stelle, published 1945
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.117 AWMM
    • List of 2NZEF Prisoners of War. 1941-1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 2009/8. AWMM
    • Great Britain Army. (1945). Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. London, U.K.: Government Printer. AWMM
    • Great Britain Army. (1945). Italy : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. London, U.K.: Government Printer. AWMM
    • Alfredo Bordin (pen name/battle name: Tahoma Liberta) Sette Uomini Sotto le Stelle, published 1945 Public - Graham - Researcher - 13 September 2021 - Alfredo Bordin (pen name/battle name: Tahoma Liberta) Sette Uomini Sotto le Stelle, published 1945

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
13 September 2021GrahamWhangareiResearcher
25 April 2020Jason NeilBullsbrook, AustraliaDirect descendant

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