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John Cornwell

Head and shoulder portrait of Private Cornwell (536346). Image kindly provided by Grant Cornwell (September 2018). Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Head and shoulder portrait of Private Cornwell (536346). Image kindly provided by Grant Cornwell (Se …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John AWMM
  • Surname
    Cornwell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 536346 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 118 Station Road, Remuera, Auckland AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. I.G. Cornwell (wife), 118 Station Road, Remuera, Auckland AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1942 AWMM Married/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 536346 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown 2NZEF Nom Roll 9 Metal worker/Civilian 2NZEF Nom Roll 9
    2NZEF Nom Roll 9
  • 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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Death

About 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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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • 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.88 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

Contributors

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17 September 2018Leonard GrantAucklandChild

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