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Ashley James Greer

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ashley James AWMM
  • Surname
    Greer AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ427058 AWMM
    • WWII 59655 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    18 December 1923 Cenotaph Data Entry Form Palmerston NorthManawatu-Wanganui Cenotaph Data Entry Form
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 23 Te Awe Awe Street, Palmerston North AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Olive Greer (mother), 23 Te Awe Awe Street, Palmerston North AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1943 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 4 January 1943 Cenotaph Data Entry Form
    Age 20 AWMM
    Garage storeman/Civilian Cenotaph Data Entry Form
  • 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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  • Embarked as LAC, and was promoted to Sergeant, Flight Sergeant and then Flying Officer AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    31 May 1948 AWMM
    Age 24 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Salisbury London Road Cemetery, Wiltshire, England AWMM Grave 171 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Armoury Cenotaph File AWMM
      Cenotaph Data Entry Form AWMM
    • This record is a work in progress and was partially compiled from the “Database of New Zealand Airmen who took part in Advanced Air Training in Canada during WW2”. Researched by Ivan and Lorna Lindsey of Tauranga. N.Z. 2003 – 2012. Reproduced with permission. AWMM
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
      Vol 3. p.219 AWMM
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