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Kenneth James Coates

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Kenneth James AWMM
  • Surname
    Coates AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 491932 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    6 February 1915 Cenotaph Data Entry Form Cenotaph Data Entry Form
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 2 Blomfield Spa ,Takapuna, North Shore, Auckland AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. Jean Coates(wife), 2 Blomfield Spa ,Takapuna, North Shore, Auckland AWMM
  • Relationship status
    1944 AWMM Married/WWII AWMM
    One daughter AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 491932 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 26 June 1940 Cenotaph data entry form Electric cable joiner/Civilian 2NZEF Nom Roll 13
    2NZEF Nom Roll 13
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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
    • Eye colour, WWII AWMM
      Blue AWMM
    • Height, WWII AWMM
      5 feet 7 inches AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    11 September 2008 Cenotaph Data Entry Form
    Cenotaph Data Entry Form
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    North Shore Memorial Park and Crematorium, Schnapper Rock, Albany, North Shore City, New Zealand AWMM Plaque on memorial wall AWMM
  • 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. 13 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1944 to 31st March, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.25 AWMM
    • Cenotaph data entry form AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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