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Martin Joseph Codyre

Photgraph of brothers Malcolm Edwin (Eddie) Codyre (left) and Martin Joseph (Marty) Codyre, May 1942. Image courtesy of Allan Dodson, Porirua War Stories. Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Photgraph of brothers Malcolm Edwin (Eddie) Codyre (left) and Martin Joseph (Marty) Codyre, May 1942 …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Martin Joseph AWMM
  • Surname
    Codyre AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Marty AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 82817 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    23 August 1919 Porirua War Stories Porirua War Stories
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
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  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 82817 AWMM
  • Military service
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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Driver/Civilian AWMM
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  • 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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Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Severly injured hand on furlough prior to embarkation overseas and declared medically unfit for military service. Source: Allan Dodson, Porirua War Stories. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    27 April 1996 Porirua War Stories
    Age 76 AWMM
    PlimmertonWellington Porirua War Stories
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  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
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  • Cemetery name
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  • Obituary
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  • External links
    Martin Joseph Codyre profile, Porirua War Stories
    Further Reference
  • References
    • Information for this record was kindly provided by Allan Dodson, Porirua War Stories AWMM
    • 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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