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Owen Hurst

Portrait of Owen Hurst, 455575 (2014). © NZIPP Photograph by  Adrian Barrett 1151-2040. CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0.

Portrait of Owen Hurst, 455575 (2014). © NZIPP Photograph by Adrian Barrett 1151-2040. CC-BY-NC-ND …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Owen AWMM
  • Surname
    Hurst AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWII 455575 AWMM
    • WWII 4311961 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
    Southampton, England Public - Stoney - Researcher - 14 December 2021 - Ryman; Stories of Valour, 2020
  • Birth notes
    Emigrated to NZ with family as a 6 week old infant Public - Stoney - Researcher - 14 December 2021 - Ryman; Stories of Valour, 2020
  • Address before enlistment
    Dunedin Public - Stoney - Researcher - 14 December 2021 - Ryman; Stories of Valour, 2020
  • Post war occupation
    Photo engraver, Otago Daily Times, Dunedin Public - Stoney - Researcher - 14 December 2021 - Ryman; Stories of Valour, 2020
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status
    Single Public - Stoney - Researcher - 14 December 2021 - Ryman; Stories of Valour, 2020

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    • Air Force AWMM
    • Army Public - Stoney - Researcher - 14 December 2021 - Ryman; Stories of Valour, 2020
  • Service number
    • WWII 455575 AWMM
    • WWII 4311961 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers
    Initially Army service, prior to transferring to the RNZAF as a pilot Public - Stoney - Researcher - 14 December 2021 - Ryman; Stories of Valour, 2020

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    War Medal
    War Service Medal Public - Stoney - Researcher - 14 December 2021 - Ryman; Stories of Valour, 2020

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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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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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Member of the Nelson RSA. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    IN HONOUR: New Zealand’s surviving WWII veterans (Stuff.co.nz). Published 25 April 2020.
    https://interactives.stuff.co.nz/2020/in-honour/index.html
    Further Reference
  • References
    This record was partially compiled from information provided by the New Zealand Institute of Professional Photographers (NZIPP) Veteran Portrait Project. AWMM

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14 December 2021StoneyTuakauResearcher

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