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William Stoddart Jarvis Spence

New Zealand soldiers relax under the shade of some olive trees on Crete, May 1941. Left to right: Bill Spence, unknown soldier, Billy Moran.

New Zealand soldiers on Crete. Bill Spence on left

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Stoddart Jarvis AWMM
  • Surname
    Spence AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 32106 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
    • WW2 Pre 1940-1941 AWMM 1 Flat, 416 Manukau Rd., Epsom, Auckland AWMM
    • Jayforce Pre 1946-1948 AWMM No. 1 Flat, 416 Manukau Rd., Epsom, Auckland AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mrs. C. Spence, 38 Claremont Rd., Leith, Scotland (mother) AWMM
    • Jayforce Mrs. C. Spence, 38 Claremont Rd., Leith, Scotland (m) AWMM
  • Relationship status

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
    • WW2 1940-1941 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.447 Fitter/Military 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.447
      2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.447
    • Jayforce 1946-1948 2NZEF Nom. Roll 16, p.125 Fitter/Military 2NZEF Nom. Roll 16, p.125
      2NZEF Nom. Roll 16, p.125
  • 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
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • References
    • 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.447 AWMM
    • 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.125 AWMM

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