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Edward Mervyn Christiansen

Plaque at Taumarunui New Cemetery RSA Section

Chris Christiansen's Last Resting Place

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edward Mervyn AWMM
  • Surname
    Christiansen AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Chris AWMM
  • Service number
    Jayforce 638597 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Jayforce Pre 1946-1948 AWMM Glen Massey AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Jayforce Mr. W.J. Christiansen, Glen Massey (f) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1946-1948 AWMM Single/Jayforce AWMM

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
    Jayforce 1946-1948 2NZEF Nom. Roll 16, p.23 Labourer/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 16, p.23
    HamiltonWaikato 2NZEF Nom. Roll 16, p.23
  • 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
    21 May 2014 AWMM
    Age 89 AWMM
    TaumarunuiTaupo AWMM
  • Date of death
    May 21st 2014 Public - Ian Banks - Researcher - 5 July 2018 - Research
  • Age at death
    89 Public - Ian Banks - Researcher - 5 July 2018 - Research
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Taumarunui New Cemetery RSA Section Public - Ian Banks - Researcher - 5 July 2018 - Research
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 23 May 2014. AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

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.23 AWMM
    • Loughnan, R. (1963). Divisional Cavalry. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Brocklebank, L.W. (1997). Jayforce : New Zealand and the military occupation of Japan, 1945-48. Auckland, N.Z.: Oxford University Press. AWMM

Contributors

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05 July 2018Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher

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