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Henry Alexander Symons

Headstone of Gnr Henry Alexander SYMONS 42587. Andersons Bay General Cemetery, Dunedin City Council, Block 30259. Image kindly provided by Allan Steel CC-BY 4.0.

Headstone of Gnr Henry Alexander SYMONS 42587. Andersons Bay General Cemetery, Dunedin City Council, …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Henry Alexander AWMM
  • Surname
    Symons AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 42587 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 Alexandria, Central Otago AWMM
    • WW2 Pre 1942 AWMM Alexandra AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mrs. J. Symons, Alexandria, Central Otago (mother) AWMM
    • WW2 Mrs. J. Symons, Alexandra (m) AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 42587 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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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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Death

About death

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  • Death
    17 June 1987 Allan Steel Cemetery Project
    Age 70 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Andersons Bay General Cemetery, Dunedin City Council AWMM Block 302, Plot 59 AWMM
  • 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.462 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.387 AWMM
    • This record was partially compiled from data kindly provided by Allan Steel Cemetery Project (2020) AWMM

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