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Terry Neil Culley

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Portrait of Captain Terry Culley. Image kindly provided by Culley family (September 2014). This image may be subject to copyright.

Portrait of Captain Terry Culley. Image kindly provided by Culley family (September 2014). This imag …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Terry Neil AWMM
  • Surname
    Culley AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Terry AWMM
  • Service number
    Vietnam 210248 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    Vietnam 210248 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
  • 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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Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Enlisted in New Zealand Army in January 1962. Attended Officer Cadet School Portsea in 1963, graduating as a Second Lieutenant in the Royal New Zealand Corps of Signals. Commanded 4 Troop NZSAS in Vietnam, December 1968 to December 1969. Completed staff appointments at Army General Staff and HQ 1 Task Force Papakura. Resigned from Army in October 1979 at the rank of Major. Lived in Australia from 1979 to 1995. Returned to New Zealand in 1995 and has worked in Education and Training/Industry Training sector since. Past President of Ex-Vietnam Services Association. AWMM
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Death

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

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Subritsky, M. (Ed). (1995). The Vietnam scrapbook: The second ANZAC adventure. Papakura, N.Z.: Three Feathers Publishing Co. AWMM
    • Hall, C. (2014). No front line : inside stories of New Zealand's Vietnam War. Auckland, New Zealand : Penguin Books. AWMM
    • This record was created from data kindly provided by the New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage. AWMM
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