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Patrick Dennis O'Brien

  • Service number
    WWII 239547 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Paddy Public - Sarndra - 12 November 2017 - Headstone
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Burial plot of Patrick Dennis O'BRIEN
Bromley Cemetery, Keighleys Road, Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND
Photographed 1 January 2013

Patrick Dennis O'BRIEN

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Patrick Dennis AWMM
  • Surname
    O'Brien AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Paddy Public - Sarndra - 12 November 2017 - Headstone
  • Service number
    WWII 239547 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
    WW2 92 Avalon Street, Richmond, Christchurch AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mr H.A. O'Brien, 92 Avalon Street, Richmond AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1942 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 239547 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

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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Death

About death

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  • Death
    24 November 1975 Cemetery Records
    Age 56 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
    56 Public - Sarndra - 12 November 2017 - Headstone
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Bromley Cemetery, corner of Keighleys and Linwood Avenue, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
    Block 16 Plot 449 Public - Sarndra - 12 November 2017 - Christchurch City Council cemetery database http://heritage.christchurchcitylibraries.com/Cemeteries/interment.asp?id=123311
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
    Christchurch City Council. Burial and cremation records(Bromley)
    http://heritage.christchurchcitylibraries.com/Cemeteries/
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    p.298 AWMM

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