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Lionel Wroe

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Lionel AWMM
  • Surname
    Wroe AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Ringi AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 634285 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    11 April 1923 Headstone
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Station Road, Waitotara, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mr G.J. Wroe (father), Station Road, Waitotara, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    1944 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 634285 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 Farm labourer/Civilian 2NZEF Nom Roll 13
    HaweraTaranaki 2NZEF Nom Roll 13
  • 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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  • Husband of Mavis. Father of Karen, Lynette, Linda and Colin. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    16 October 2009 Headstone
    Age 86 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Clifton Cemetery, Watson Street, Bulls, Rangitikei District, New Zealand AWMM Plot 44, Block C, Lawn Section AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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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. 13 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1944 to 31st March, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.139 AWMM
    • Cenotaph data entry form AWMM
    • Armoury Cenotaph File AWMM

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