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James Vincent Costello

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Vincent AWMM
  • Surname
    Costello AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 63711 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    10 April 1912 Public - Elizabeth - Child - 13 November 2018 - Birth Certificate
  • Place of birth
    Dad was born in Greymouth. Public - Elizabeth - Child - 13 November 2018 - Family history
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • WW2 Pre 1941 AWMM 21 Thompson St., Greymouth AWMM
    • WW2 Pre 1942 AWMM 21 Thompson St., Greymouth AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Plumber at Costello & Sons Greymouth Public - Elizabeth - Child - 13 November 2018 - Was still working there when I was born in 1950.
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mrs. A. Costello, 21 Thompson St., Greymouth (m) AWMM
    • WW2 Mrs. A. Costello, 21 Thompson St., Greymouth (m) AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 63711 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
    • WW2 1941 2NZEF Nom. Roll 5, p.49 Plumber 2NZEF Nom. Roll 5, p.49
      2NZEF Nom. Roll 5, p.49
    • WW2 1942 2NZEF Nom. Roll 9, p.88 Plumber 2NZEF Nom. Roll 9, p.88
      2NZEF Nom. Roll 9, p.88
  • 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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  • External links
  • Documents
    • 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.49 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.88 AWMM

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13 November 2018ElizabethBlenheimChild
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