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Kenneth Edward Plant

Headstone of Gnr Kenneth Edward PLANT 588410. Andersons Bay RSA Cemetery, Dunedin City Council, Block 2SF17. Image kindly provided by Allan Steel CC-BY 4.0.

Headstone of Gnr Kenneth Edward PLANT 588410. Andersons Bay RSA Cemetery, Dunedin City Council, Bloc …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Kenneth Edward AWMM
  • Surname
    Plant AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 588410 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • 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
  • Service number
    WWII 588410 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 KaritaneDunedin 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
    Killed on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Edward Plant, and of Ann Elizabeth Plant, of Port Chalmers, Otago

    Did not embark AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    16 March 1943 Allan Steel Cemetery Project
    Age 34 AWMM
    New Zealand Allan Steel Cemetery Project
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Andersons Bay RSA Cemetery, Dunedin City Council AWMM Block 2SF, Plot 17 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2919959
    Sources Used
  • References
    • Cooke, P. (2018). Roll of New Zealand’s Second World War Dead. Wellington, N.Z.: Defence of New Zealand Study Group.; Peter Cooke; 2018. AWMM
      p.355 AWMM
    • This record was partially compiled from data kindly provided by Allan Steel Cemetery Project (2020) AWMM

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