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Allan Bruce Anderson

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  • Service number
    Jayforce 626119 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Allan Bruce AWMM
  • Surname
    Anderson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    Jayforce 626119 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    31 March 1924 BDM 2014/18209
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Jayforce Pre 1946-1948 AWMM Kaihere, Ngatea AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Jayforce Mrs. S.A. Anderson, Kaihere, Ngatea (m) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1946-1948 AWMM Single/Jayforce AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    Jayforce 626119 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
    Jayforce 1946-1948 2NZEF Nom. Roll 16, p.4 Farmhand/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 16, p.4
    PaeroaHauraki District 2NZEF Nom. Roll 16, p.4
  • 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
    22 July 2014 BDM 2014/18209
    Age 90 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    ANDERSON, Allan Bruce. On Tuesday 22 July, 2014 in the Elmwood Village. Loved husband of Betty. Much loved father of Pauline Thorburn, Marilyn McGrath, Kaye Graham, Allan Anderson and to Dean Gillette, David Gillette, Marilyn Jenks, Sue Buscke, Stephen Gillette. Loved and respected father-in-law and grandfather to their partners and children.

    Published by The New Zealand Herald on Jul. 24, 2014. AWMM
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Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1950). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 16 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1946 to 30th June, 1948). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.4. AWMM
    • Brocklebank, L.W. (1997). Jayforce : New Zealand and the military occupation of Japan, 1945-48. Auckland, N.Z.: Oxford University Press. AWMM

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