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Frederick Gladstone Brunton

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  • Service number
    WWII 33807 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Fredrick Gladston AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Family photograph of Walker (left), Mervyn (middle) and Frederick (right) Brunton with their mother Sarah. Before embarking overseas. Image kindly provided by Rosalind Brunton (September 2021).

Family photograph of Walker (left), Mervyn (middle) and Frederick (right) Brunton with their mother …

Copyright undetermined - untraced rights owner AWMM

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frederick Gladstone AWMM
  • Surname
    Brunton AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Fredrick Gladston AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 33807 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    13 May 1916 Cenotaph Data Entry Form NapierHawkes Bay Cenotaph Data Entry Form
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 C/o Culling Bros., Hatuma AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. Sarah Brunton, mother, C/o Culling Bros., Hatuma AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1940 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 25 January 1940 Cenotaph Data Entry Form Labourer/Civilian Cenotaph Data Entry Form
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    • WW2 Private Cenotaph Data Entry Form
    • WW2
      2nd embarkation AWMM

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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  • Son of Herbert William and Sarah Ann Brunton of Hatuma, Hawke's Bay.

    He was one of three brothers who served in WW2, Walker Culling Brunton (s/n 26654) and Mervyn Patrick Brunton (s/n 33740) AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    2 April 1977 Cenotaph Data Entry Form
    Age 60 AWMM
    OratiaWaitakere City Cenotaph Data Entry Form
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Waipukurau Public Cemetery, Central Hawkes Bay, New Zealand AWMM Block 8, Plot 32: n loving memory of Frederick Gladstone Brunton, 2nd N.Z.E.F. 29th Btn. Passed away 2nd April 1977 Aged 58 years. R.I.P. AWMM
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Central Hawke's Bay District Council Public Cemetery Search
    http://www.chbdc.govt.nz/services/cemeteries/cemetery-database/cemetery?rid=900001
    Further Reference
  • Documents
    • Cenotaph data entry form AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.61 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.46 AWMM
    • Nominal rolls - Embarkation rolls B-force 8th infantry brigade group [New Zealand Military Forces - "B" Force - Embarkation Roll]. Archives New Zealand, Wellington, AAYS 8638 AD1/1421 (R22440171) AWMM

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