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Anthony Roderick Hitchcock

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Anthony Roderick AWMM
  • Surname
    Hitchcock AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Tony AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 39552 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    17 December 1919 AWMM TakaniniAuckland AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Te Kauwhata, Waikato AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Frank and Elizabeth Hitchcock (parents), Te Kauwhata, Waikato AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Pacific Theatre of War AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 39552 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1939 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
    Apprentice Engineer/Civilian AWMM
  • 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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Served as an aircraft engineer. Public source. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    17 October 2002 AWMM
    Age 82 AWMM
    TairuaCoromandel District AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    RSA Plot 28, Tairua and Serviceman's Cemetery, 16 Main Rd, SH25, Tairua AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Cenotaph data entry form AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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