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Douglas Barrington Agnew

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Taken at SMA Conference 1983

Douglas Barrington Agnew

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Douglas Barrington AWMM
  • Surname
    Agnew AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Doug AWMM
  • Service number
    N43804 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    4 November 1949 AWMM NelsonTasman AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
    Nelson Public - Douglas Barrington - Self - 3 October 2020 - Birth Certificate
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • 238 Vincent Street AWMM
    • Nelson Public - Douglas Barrington - Self - 3 October 2020 - Self
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status
    Single AWMM
    At time of enlistment AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    N43804 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers
    Warrant officer Class One Public - Douglas Barrington - Self - 3 October 2020 - Self

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    18 January 1969 AWMM Student/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarkation transport C130
    Initial Embarkation Unit 1RNZIR + NZ TPT SQN.
    Embarkation Dates: 1/02/1971 & 02/1981.

    Other Units, Squadrons or Ships served with: 3 TPT SQN RNZCT, 1 RNZRIR, 3 TPT COY RNZASC, RNZASC School - Waiouru, NZ TPT SQN, NZCMFO Sinai

    Campaigns: Singapore 1 RNZIR, 1971/73, NZ TPT SQN 1981-83, Sinai 1987. AWMM


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



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  • External links
  • Documents
    Cenotaph data entry form AWMM


Command item
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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
03 October 2020Douglas BarringtonTuatapere, New ZealandSelf
02 May 2018DouglasTuataper, SouthlandSelf
14 March 2018Douglas BarringtonTuatapere, Southland 9620Self

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