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Loxley Gordon Kirk

  • Service number
    A44252 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Lox AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Auckland War Memorial Museum, Hall of Memories. Korea, Malaya-Borneo (taken in April 1999). - This image may be subject to copyright

Auckland War Memorial Museum, Hall of Memories. Korea, Malaya-Borneo (taken in April 1999). - This i …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Loxley Gordon AWMM
  • Surname
    Kirk AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Lox AWMM
  • Service number
    A44252 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

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Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    NZ Force South East Asia (NZForSEA) Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 29 June 2018 - Dieppe Barracks History
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    A44252 AWMM
  • Military service
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Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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Medical history

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Biographical information

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Death

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  • Death
    16 December 1976 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
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  • Cause of death
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  • Cemetery
    Taupo; Public. AWMM
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Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, Hall of Memories. Korea, Malaya-Borneo, Vietnam Memorial AWMM

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  • Lox joined the NZ Army as regular force cadet, attending Regular Force Cadet School starting January 1970 in the Class of Ngarimu-VC. Graduating into the Royal New Zealand Electrical Mechanical Engineers and completing his trade as a vehicle mechanic, VM.
    Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 10 May 2019
  • A44252 Loxley Gordon KIRK (Light Aid Detachment LAD, 8 May 1975 - 16 December 1976) aged 23, buried at Taupo Lawn Cemetery, Rickit Street, Taupo. RSA Lawn Section. Plot 097. [-38.67746, 176.07857] LEST WE FORGET a great guy and awesome mechanic. (all information kindly supplied to AWMM by seava.co.nz) ONWARD
    Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 29 June 2018

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