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John William Sullivan

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John William AWMM
  • Surname
    Sullivan AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ43912 AWMM
    • WWII 43912 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1 March 1923 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 54 Arney Cres, Remuera AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ43912 AWMM
    • WWII 43912 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 Engineer/Civilian Ballot List
  • 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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Death

About death

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  • Death
    28 March 2020 AWMM
    WarkworthNorthland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Published in New Zealand Herald, March 30, 2020.
    SULLIVAN, John William (John). Service Numbers Army 447845, Airforce 43912 Leading Aircraftman. Died peacefully at Warkworth Hospital on Saturday 28th March 2020. In his 97th year. Soulmate of Maureen. Loved father and father-in-law of Chris and Kirsty, Bridie and Bill, Jenny and Steve, Roger and Marta, and Amanda and Andre. Much loved 'Poppa John' to all of his grandchildren and great-grand children. A caring and loving father and an advocate for social justice. Sail On Into Eternity A private interment will be held for John, with a memorial service at a later date. Maureen and her family wish to thank the staff at Warkworth Hospital for their love and care, and for their willingness to go the extra mile. AWMM
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  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    New Zealand, World War II Ballot Lists, 1940–1945. [Extracted from the New Zealand Gazette.] CD-ROM. Ravensbourne, Dunedin, New Zealand: Colonial CD Books, n.d. AWMM

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