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Arthur William Barnett

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Arthur William AWMM
  • Surname
    Barnett AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 8959 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    13 October 1913 AWMM DunedinOtago AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1941 AWMM 18 Alva St., Dunedin AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mr. A. Barnett, 34 Alva St., Dunedin (f) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1941 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 8959 AWMM
  • Military service
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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    Military Cross (MC) AWMM
    31 December 1942 AWMM
    The National Archives. Recommendation for Award for Barnett, Arthur William. (Ref. WO 373/22/218). Military Cross. AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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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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  • Lt-Col A. W. Barnett, MC; Dunedin; born Dunedin, 13 Oct 1913; draper; CO 25 Bn 23 Apr–18 Oct 1945; commanded (temp) 6 Bde 19 Oct–1 Dec 1945; wounded 2 Nov 1942. (Source: Norton, F. D. 26 Battalion. p.158.) AWMM

Death

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Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • Documents
    • Norton, F. (1952). 26 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
      pp.158, 169, 171, 172, 173, 174, 176, 177, 178, 187, 207, 210, 301, 322, 348, 366, 374, 377, 382, 389, 411, 413, 432, 433, 441, 447, 456, 459, 471, 498, 519. AWMM
    • Puttick, E. (1960). 25 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
      pp.608-9, 611, 615, 618-20, 621, 624. AWMM
    • Phillips, N.C. (1957). Italy. Volume 1 : The Sangro to Cassino. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
      p.294. AWMM
    • Walker, R. (1967). Alam Halfa and Alamein. Dept. of Internal Affairs, Historical Publications Branch, Wellington, N.Z. AWMM
      pp.131, 146, 153. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.22 AWMM
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