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Ernest George Prosser

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ernest George AWMM
  • Surname
    Prosser AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 60281 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    7 July 1909 AWMM MelbourneVictoria AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • WW2 Pre 1940-1941 AWMM 145A Aro St., Wellington AWMM
    • WW2 Pre 1941 AWMM 145A Aro St., Wellington AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mrs. B. Prosser, 118 Glen Huntly Rd., Elsternwick, Melbourne, Australia (mother) AWMM
    • WW2 Mrs. M.A. Prosser, 104 Elizabeth St., Wellington (w) AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    Military Cross (MC) AWMM
    4 April 1944 AWMM
    The National Archives. Recommendation for Award for Prosser, Ernest George. (Ref. WO 373/5/434). Military Cross. AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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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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  • Capt E. G. Prosser, MC; Lower Hutt; born Melbourne, 7 Jul 1909; builder; wounded 22 Mar 1944. (Source: Cody, J.F. New Zealand Engineers, Middle East. p.482.) AWMM

Death

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

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • References
    • Cody, J.F. (1961). New Zealand Engineers, Middle East. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
      pp.482, 509, 510, 521, 522, 524, 557, 558, 565, 566. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.388 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.172 AWMM
    • Nominal rolls - Embarkation rolls B-force 8th infantry brigade group [New Zealand Military Forces - "B" Force - Embarkation Roll]. Archives New Zealand, Wellington, AAYS 8638 AD1/1421 (R22440171) AWMM
    • Gillespie, O. (1952). The Pacific. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

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