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Wilfred Gordon Mundy

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Military photo 1940

Wilfred Gordon Mundy

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Wilfred Gordon AWMM
  • Surname
    Mundy AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 24657 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    15 October 1911 Public source
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 17 Matson Road, Papanui, Christchurch AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. Bernasconi (mother), 17 Bayfield Road, Herne Bay, Auckland AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1940 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 24657 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    HMS Philomel (Navy), Wigram (Air Force), Papakura (Army) Public - Joanne - Direct descendant - 24 November 2015 - Military file
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW2 Unknown 2NZEF Nom Roll 3 Film Operator/Civilian 2NZEF Nom Roll 3
      ChristchurchCanterbury 2NZEF Nom Roll 3
    • Enlisted Paeroa to Army so he could serve on the front line Was already RNZAF but couldnt leave NZ Public - Joanne - Direct descendant - 24 November 2015 - Military file
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment
    15yrs Navy, 26yrs Air Force, 29yrs Army Public - Joanne - Direct descendant - 24 November 2015 - Military file

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
    • WW2
      13 December 1941 AWMM
    • WW2 POW - Salonike, Greece - VIII-B Lamsdorf, Germany 2NZEF, Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. N.Z. 1945.
      2NZEF, Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. N.Z. 1945.
    • WW2 POW - PG 57, Gruppignano, Udine, Italy Italy Imperial POW Alphabetical List
      Italy, Europe Italy Imperial POW Alphabetical List
    • Captured 1st Dec 1941 whilst in North Africa during the relief of Tobruk Public - Joanne - Direct descendant - 24 November 2015 - Military file
  • Days interned
    3 years 5 1/2 months Public - Joanne - Direct descendant - 24 November 2015 - Military file
  • Liberation date
    17th April 1945 Public - Joanne - Direct descendant - 24 November 2015 - Military file
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
    Liberated by the 45th American Infantry Div at Nurnberg following 'the march' from E535 Milowitz Pol Public - Joanne - Direct descendant - 24 November 2015 - Military file
  • POW serial number
    • WWII 33277 AWMM
    • 33277 Public - Joanne - Direct descendant - 24 November 2015 - Military file

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
    25 October 1980 Public source
  • 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

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • 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.343 AWMM
    • List of 2NZEF Prisoners of War. 1941-1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 2009/8. AWMM
    • Great Britain Army. (1945). Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. London, U.K.: Government Printer. AWMM
    • Great Britain Army. (1945). Italy : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. London, U.K.: Government Printer. AWMM

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24 November 2015JoanneKatikati New ZealandDirect descendant

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