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John Dennis Howell

Headstone of Dvr John Dennis HOWELL 644915. West Taieri Cemetery, Dunedin City Council, Block 4259. Image kindly provided by Allan Steel CC-BY 4.0.

Headstone of Dvr John Dennis HOWELL 644915. West Taieri Cemetery, Dunedin City Council, Block 4259. …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Dennis AWMM
  • Surname
    Howell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    John Dennis Howell AWMM
  • Service number
    • Jayforce 644915 AWMM
    • Korea 208043 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 30 County Rd., Kaikorai, Dunedin AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Jayforce Mr. T.C. Howell, 30 County Rd., Kaikorai, Dunedin (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.63 Blacksmith's apprentice/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 16, p.63
    DunedinOtago 2NZEF Nom. Roll 16, p.63
  • 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
    30 May 1998 Allan Steel Cemetery Project
    Age 72 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    West Taieri Cemetery, Dunedin City Council AWMM Block 42, Plot 59 AWMM
  • 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. (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.63 AWMM
    • Brocklebank, L.W. (1997). Jayforce : New Zealand and the military occupation of Japan, 1945-48. Auckland, N.Z.: Oxford University Press. AWMM
    • Nominal rolls - Nominal rolls embarkation K-force [Korea Nominal Roll], Archives New Zealand, Wellington, AAYS 8638 AD1/1433 (R22440250) AWMM
    • Chamberlain, H. (2013). The New Zealand Korea Roll : honouring those who served in the New Zealand Armed Forces in Korea, 1950-1957. Wellington, N.Z.: Author. AWMM
    • This record was partially compiled from data kindly provided by Allan Steel Cemetery Project (2020) AWMM

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