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Donald Gilbert Kennedy

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Donald Gilbert AWMM
  • Surname
    Kennedy AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    12 March 1898 AWMM SouthlandSouth Island AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Gilbert and Ellice Islands AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • 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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  • Educated at Waitaki Boys' High School. Joined the Colonial Service and initiallly served in the Education Service in Fiji then the Gilbert and Ellice Islands. Then transferred to the Administrative Service and continued to serve in the Gilbert and Ellice Islands.

    Biography: Mike Butcher, '. . . when the long trick's over': Donald Kennedy in the Pacific', 2012. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    1976 AWMM
    NorthlandNew Zealand AWMM
  • 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
    Wikidata Entity
    http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q33133744
    Further Reference
  • References
    Haigh, J., Polaschek, A. (Eds.). (1993). New Zealand and the Distinguished Service Order. Christchurch, N.Z.: Authors. AWMM
    p.427 AWMM

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