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Archibald Paton

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Portrait of Warrant Officer Archibald Paton 31398. Image kindly provided by Bernice Brooks (November 2018). Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Archibald AWMM
  • Surname
    Paton AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 31398 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    17 January 1910 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • WW2 Pre 1940 AWMM Palmer Cres., Heretaunga AWMM
    • WW2 Pre 1944 AWMM Palmer, Cres., Heretaunga AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mrs. M.A.Paton, care of Mrs. Middleton, 27 Ira St., Miramar, Wellington (wife) AWMM
    • WW2 Mrs. T. Cowles, 15 Johnsonville Rd., Khandallah, Wellington (s) AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 31398 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    • WW2 1940 2NZEF Nom. Roll 2, p.145 Carpenter/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 2, p.145
      2NZEF Nom. Roll 2, p.145
    • WW2 1944 2NZEF Nom. Roll 13, p.96 Carpenter/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 13, p.96
      2NZEF Nom. Roll 13, p.96
  • 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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Archibald and Margaret Stuart McDonald Paton (nee Marr).

    Married in 1938 and the divorced in 1944. Re-married Phyllis Margaret Kyle in 1946. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    17 March 1995 AWMM
    Age 85 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    North Shore Memorial Park, Auckland AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.145 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 13 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1944 to 31st March, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.96 AWMM
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