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Jack Hutchinson Frewin

1950 Pusan Korea - Jack Frewin. Image kindly provided by Frewin family. Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

1950 Pusan Korea - Jack Frewin. Image kindly provided by Frewin family. Image may be subject to copy …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Jack Hutchinson AWMM
  • Surname
    Frewin AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    Korea 203784 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    22 October 1928 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    Korea 203784 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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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About death

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  • Death
    2 July 2016 AWMM
    Age 87 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    FREWIN, Jack Hutchinson. Service No. NZ 203784, Gunner, 161 Battery, K-Force, Korean War 1951-53 Passed away on 2nd July 2016 aged 87 yrs. At peace now with his beloved wife and soul mate Betty. Much loved Father and Father-in-law to Dianne, Keith, Barry, Marc and Kerri- anne. Adored Grandad and Great-Grandad to Rodney, Angela, Shane, Jack, Alex, Dyani and Ethan. You were the best story teller ever! Grandad Grandad Lovely That's what we all think of you! We will miss you. A service for family and close friends to be held at the Waihi RSA, 11am Saturday 9th July followed by interment at the Waihi Cemetery. (New Zealand Herald July 5, 2016). AWMM
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  • Today you would have been 88 Happy Birthday Dad
    Public - Dianne - Child - 22 October 2016



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  • External links
  • References
    Chamberlain, H. (2013). The New Zealand Korea Roll : honouring those who served in the New Zealand Armed Forces in Korea, 1950-1957. Wellington, N.Z.: Author. AWMM
    p.151 AWMM


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22 October 2016Dianne Omokoroa Beach NZChild

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