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Joseph Watters

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Joseph AWMM
  • Surname
    Watters AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 117964 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    3 November 1883 AWMM NewtownardsDown AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mrs Fanny Elizabeth Emily Watters, (w) Greenlane, Auckland AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Married/WWI AWMM
      Fanny Elizabeth Emily (nee Britton). Married on 23rd November 1917, in Sydney, Australia. AWMM
    • Married/WWII AWMM
      Fanny Elizabeth Emily (nee Britton) AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Training and Enlistment

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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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5 feet 8 1/2 inches AWMM
    • Hair colour, WWI AWMM
      Dark Brown AWMM
    • Eye colour, WWI AWMM
      Blue AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Served on S.S. Pakeha and Waimana, during World War One. Transferred from the Royal Naval Reserve to the Royal New Zealand Naval Reserve. 16th August 1940. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    5 May 1970 AWMM
    Age 87 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Purewa Cemetery AWMM Plot 92, Row 42, Block P, 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
    • Personnel - Demobilisation - RNZN [Royal New Zealand Navy], Archives New Zealand, Wellington, AAYT 8490 N1/426 (R21465792) AWMM
    • Cenotaph data entry form AWMM
    • New Zealand, World War II Appointments, Promotions, Transfers and Resignations, 1939–1945. [Extracted from the New Zealand Gazette.] CD-ROM. Ravensbourne, Dunedin, New Zealand: Colonial CD Books, n.d. AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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