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Donald James Tennant

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Donald James AWMM
  • Surname
    Tennant AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 427294 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    9 January 1918 Public source
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 C/o Dairy Co, Oroua Downs AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs E. Tennant (mother), Bainesse, R.D., Palmerston North AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1942 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 427294 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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
    12 May 2002 Public source
  • Date of death
    84 Public - Allan - Researcher - 2 May 2019 - Manawatu District Council Cemetery Records
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Sandon Cemetery, Manawatu Public - Allan - Researcher - 2 May 2019 - Manawatu District Council Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
    Row 1 Plot 12 Public - Allan - Researcher - 2 May 2019 - Manawatu District Council Cemetery Records
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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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.392 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

Contributors

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02 May 2019AllanFeildingResearcher

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