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Malcolm Stanley Cottam

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Malcolm Stanley AWMM
  • Surname
    Cottam AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 585798 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1910 AWMM TaranakiNew Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
    New Plymouth Taranaki New Zealand. Public - Ross - Other relative - 12 April 2018 - B D M Records
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1943 AWMM Married/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 585798 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 1943 2NZEF Nom. Roll 11, p.29 Commercial traveller/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 11, p.29
    HaweraTaranaki 2NZEF Nom. Roll 11, p.29
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Private 2NZEF Nom. Roll 11, p.29

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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Charles Stanley Cottam and Constance Ellora Cottam (nee White) (Source:Public Source)

    Husband of Mildred Burton Grainger in 1938 (Source:Public Source) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    11 February 1949 AWMM
    Age 38 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Kopuatama Cemetery, SH 43, Stratford, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM Block 64, Plot 42 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Cenotaph data entry form AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 11 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1943 to 30th June, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.29 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
12 April 2018RossBulls NZOther relative

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