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William James Fryer

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Portrait of W.J. Fryer, 72213 (2014). © NZIPP Photograph by Mandi Lynn 1255-2676. CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0.

Portrait of W.J. Fryer, 72213 (2014). © NZIPP Photograph by Mandi Lynn 1255-2676. CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0.

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William James AWMM
  • Surname
    Fryer AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 72213 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    29 October 1920 Births, Deaths and Marriages
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • WW2 Pre 1941 AWMM 52 Allardice St., Dannevirke AWMM
    • WW2 Pre 1943 AWMM 52 Allardice St., Dannevirke AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mrs. M.E. Fryer, 52 Allardice St., Dannevirke (m) AWMM
    • WW2 Mrs. M.E. Fryer, 52 Allardice St., Dannevirke (m) AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 72213 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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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  • Member of the Paraparaumu RSA. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    18 February 2015 Cemetery Records
    Age 94 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Mangatera Cemetery Dannevirke Tararua District New Zealand AWMM RSA Ashes, Block 5, Plot 7 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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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 6 (Embarkations from 1st October, 1941 to 31st December, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.14 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 11 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1943 to 30th June, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.45 AWMM
    • This record was partially compiled from information provided by the New Zealand Institute of Professional Photographers (NZIPP) Veteran Portrait Project. AWMM
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