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John Carlton Holmes

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Portrait of Major John Carlton Holmes, Auckland Weekly News, 2 September 1942. Auckland Libraries Heritage Collections AWNS-19420902-18-17. Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Major John Carlton Holmes, Auckland Weekly News, 2 September 1942. Auckland Libraries He …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Carlton AWMM
  • Surname
    Holmes AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 31521 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    3 November 1900 Cemetery Record
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • WW2 Pre 1940-1941 AWMM Matahiwi, Masterton AWMM
    • WW2 Pre 1941 AWMM Matahiwi, Masterton AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mrs. J.C. Holmes, Matahiwi, Masterton (wife) AWMM
    • WW2 Mrs. J.C. Holmes, Matahiwi, Masterton (w) AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 31521 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
  • 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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Death

About death

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  • Death
    15 October 1952 Cemetery Record
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Plot JCH, Row 15, Plan III Area, Archer Street Cemetery, Queen Elizabeth Park, Masterton AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.221 AWMM
    • 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.100 AWMM
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