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Clement Alexander Potts

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Headstone

Headstone

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Clement Alexander AWMM
  • Surname
    Potts AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 297850 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    26 December 1913 Public source StratfordTaranaki Public source
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Cambridge Street, Pahiatua AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs E.K. Potts (wife) Cambridge Street, Pahiatua AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1943 AWMM Married/WWII AWMM
    Mrs. E. K. Potts AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 297850 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 Unknown 2NZEF Nom Roll 10 Labourer/Civilian 2NZEF Nom Roll 10
  • 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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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Robert Angus John Potts (575433), Clement Alexander Potts (297850), Gordon Ernest Potts (5300) and Ronald Campbell Potts (244977) were brothers who all served in WW2 and were sons of Minnie May Rogers and William Robert Potts. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    2 October 1944 Public source
    Age 30 AWMM
    Palmerston NorthManawatu-Wanganui Public source
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Kelvin Grove Cemetery, Palmerston North, New Zealand AWMM Plot 009, block 002, Area D AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 10 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1943 to 31st March, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    p.68 AWMM
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