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Vivian John Tippett

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Vivian John AWMM
  • Surname
    Tippett AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • V. J. Tippett AWMM
    • John AWMM
  • Service number
    • Vietnam 593929 AWMM
    • Malaya 593929 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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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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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Service number also listed as 87438. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    24 May 1999 Ministry for Culture and Heritage
    PapatoetoeManukau AWMM
  • Date of death
    24.05.1999 Public - Elaine - Child - 23 April 2017 - Family
  • Age at death
    65 Public - Elaine - Child - 23 April 2017 - Family
  • Place of death
    Auckland Public - Elaine - Child - 23 April 2017 - family
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Manukau Memorial Gardens Cemetery Crematorium Papatoetoe Cemetery 357 Puhinui Road Papatoetoe Auckland AWMM , Return Service Man Area, Row A, Plot 010 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Manukau Memorial Gardens Public - Elaine - Child - 23 April 2017 - family
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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  • Im so proud of you grandad i was your adopted grandson i didnt realise the.importance of your.sacrifice to our country rip grandad i remember you.more.so.every.anzac day grandad you and nana nancy.i always remember i lay a poppy.for u and nana ur memory liveth on vivien john tippett love u god bless
    Public - Luke - Other relative - 24 September 2016
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • 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
    • Nominal Roll 2NZ Regiment 1959-1961. Kindly provided by Alan (Archie) Dawson February 2021. AWMM
    • FARELF Nominal Roll Part 1 1958-1961 - Archives New Zealand, Wellington, CAJN CH189/Box70 41/4/11 (R21234083) AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
23 April 2017ElaineAuckland, New ZealandChild
24 September 2016LukeAustraliaOther relative

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