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Elizabeth Doreen Souness

Gravestone of Warrant Officer Michael Thomas Abraham and Women's Auxiliary Leader Doreen Elizabeth Abraham (nee Souness), Taupo Public Cemetery, Taupo, Waikato. Image kindly provided by John Forrest (July 2021).

Gravestone of Warrant Officer Michael Thomas Abraham and Women's Auxiliary Leader Doreen Elizabeth A …

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Elizabeth Doreen AWMM
  • Surname
    Souness AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Doreen Abraham AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII W5361 AWMM
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    26 September 1924 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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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
    Aircraft hand/Military Errol Martyn WAAF Research
  • Enlistment
    WW2 18 May 1943 Errol Martyn WAAF Research RongotaiWellington Errol Martyn WAAF Research
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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  • Embarkation details

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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  • Married to Warrant Officer Michael Thomas Abraham, RNZAF, Second World War. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    25 May 2008 AWMM
    Age 83 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Taupo Public Cemetery, Taupo, Waikato AWMM Plot 20, Cremation Gate Berm, 1st RSA Area AWMM
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    This record was partially compiled from data kindly provided by Errol Martyn (2020) AWMM

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