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Charles Claud Millis Tuxford

Photograph of Sapper Claud Mills Tuxford 32728. Image kindly provided by Bronwyn Forsyth (April 2018). Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Charles Claud Millis AWMM
  • Surname
    Tuxford AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWII 32728 AWMM
    • WWII 23005 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1890 AWMM SussexEngland AWMM
  • Date of birth
    18 February 1890 Public - Bronwyn Marie - Other relative - 6 April 2018 - Birth Certificate
  • Place of birth
    49 Canning Street, Brighton United Kingdom.
    Sub district St Peter. Public - Bronwyn Marie - Other relative - 6 April 2018 - Birth Certificate
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • Royal Engineers Public - Bronwyn Marie - Other relative - 6 April 2018 - Copy of original Army Form 2079
  • Service number
    • WWII 32728 AWMM
    • WWII 23005 AWMM
  • Military service
    After serving 12 years in the British Army, Charles was discharged 15 January 1925. Public - Bronwyn Marie - Other relative - 6 April 2018 - Copy of original Army Form 2079
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers
    Charles later joined the NZ Army and was discharged after completion of engagement on 1 April 1948 Public - Bronwyn Marie - Other relative - 6 April 2018 - Transfer to Reserve and discharge.

Military decorations

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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
    WW2 1 April 1948 AWMM Private AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Married in New Zealand in 1944. AWMM
    • Charles Tuxford married Mary Brock McFarlane in Auckland on the 23rd May 1944. Mary was from Helensburgh, Scotland Public - Bronwyn Marie - Other relative - 6 April 2018 - Family papers of Original Marriage Certificate.

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    18 February 1976 Public - Bronwyn Marie - Other relative - 24 April 2018 - Aust and NZ Findagrave and NZ Cemetery Records 1800-2007
  • Age at death
    86 years old Public - Bronwyn Marie - Other relative - 24 April 2018 - Headstone
  • Place of death
    Papatoetoe, Auckland, New Zealand Public - Bronwyn Marie - Other relative - 24 April 2018 - Aust/NZ Findagrave
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Plwn-Q-018, Papakura Cemetery, Great South Road, Papakura AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Papakura Cemetery
    298 Great South Road, Papakura, Auckland, NZ Public - Bronwyn Marie - Other relative - 24 April 2018 - Aust/NZ Findagrave
  • Grave reference
    Plot PLWN-Q018 Memorial I.D. 124679582 Public - Bronwyn Marie - Other relative - 24 April 2018 - Aust/NZ findagrave
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • We will remember you.
    LEST WE FORGET
    Public - Bronwyn Marie - Other relative - 24 April 2018
  • My Great Uncle Charlie said before he died "Don't let me be forgotten". By contributing to this record and those in the UK. Uncle Charlie will not be forgotten.
    Public - Bronwyn Marie - Other relative - 6 April 2018

Sources

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Contributors

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01 July 2019BronSelwyn DistrictOther relative
06 April 2018Bronwyn MarieSelwyn DistrictOther relative
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