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Leon George Beale

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Leon George AWMM
  • Surname
    Beale AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Tom AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ4214410 AWMM
    • WWII 4214410 AWMM
    • NZ461967 AWMM
    • 461967 AWMM
    • C71808 AWMM
    • 71808 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    18 June 1924 Memories of Service TaurangaBay of Plenty Memories of Service
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ4214410 AWMM
    • WWII 4214410 AWMM
    • NZ461967 AWMM
    • 461967 AWMM
    • C71808 AWMM
    • 71808 AWMM
  • Military service
    RNZAF, Levin Memories of Service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown Memories of Service
    Age 18 AWMM
    Shipping clerk/Civilian Memories of Service
  • 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
    • 1943 AWMMWounds Diseases Etc., WWII AWMM
      Dengue Fever in Guadalcanal AWMM
    • 1947 AWMMMedical, WWII AWMM
      Broken neck AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Enlisted as NZ4214410 on 6 Nov 42; re-enlisted as NZ461967 on 5 Sep 46; renumbered as 71808 in Jan 1949. RNZAF WWII. Source: Errol Martyn. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    12 May 2021 AWMM
    Age 96 AWMM
    OrewaHibiscus Coast AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 14-15 May 2021 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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