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Raymond Arthur Brown

Letter in Italian about five New Zealand Prisoners of War who escaped and sought refuge in Pontelongo, Italy. Image kindly provided by Gianmarco Baldini (November 2020).

Letter in Italian about five New Zealand Prisoners of War who escaped and sought refuge in Pontelong …

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Raymond Arthur AWMM
  • Surname
    Brown AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 43777 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1 March 1919 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    1st March 1919 Public - Lana - Other relative - 17 January 2019 - Military personnel file
  • Place of birth
    Wellington, New Zealand Public - Lana - Other relative - 17 January 2019 - Military personnel file
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1941 AWMM 14 Roy St., Newtown, Wellington AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Waterside Worker Public - Lana - Other relative - 17 January 2019 - Death certificate
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. E.D. Brown, 14 Roy St., Newtown, Wellington (m) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1941 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 43777 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 1941 2NZEF Nom. Roll 5, p.31 Labourer/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 5, p.31
    WellingtonNew Zealand 2NZEF Nom. Roll 5, p.31
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
    • WW2
      22 July 1942 AWMM
    • WW2 POW - Stalag VII-A, Moosburg, 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 107, Torviscosa, Udine, Italy Italy Imperial POW Alphabetical List
      Italy, Europe Italy Imperial POW Alphabetical List
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
    13th May 1945 Public - Lana - Other relative - 17 January 2019 - Military personnel file
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number
    • WWII 130300 AWMM
    • Stalag VII/A POW No. 130300 Public - Lana - Other relative - 17 January 2019 - Military personnel file

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

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.31 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

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18 January 2019LanaWellingtonOther relative

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