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Howard Weddell

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Portrait of Lieutenant Colonel Howard Weddell B30913 on appointment as Director of Transport, Movements and Catering for the New Zealand Army, 1989. Image kindly provided by Howard Weddell (February 2017). Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Lieutenant Colonel Howard Weddell B30913 on appointment as Director of Transport, Moveme …

Identity

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  • Forenames
    Howard AWMM
  • Surname
    Weddell AWMM
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  • Also known as
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  • Gender
    Male AWMM
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Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1 January 1951 AWMM Palmerston NorthManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
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    Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
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    Post WW2/Regular Military Service 5 January 1970 AWMM Student/Civilian AWMM
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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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Medical history

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Author of 'Soldiers from the Pacific: The Story of Pacific Island Soldiers in the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in World War One', 2015.

    Also awarded the UNTSO Medal and the US Antarctica Service Medal. AWMM

Death

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Memorials

Memorial

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  • Officer Commanding Logistic Company, 1 RNZIR (Dieppe Barracks) 22 August 1987 - August 1989.
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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Cenotaph data entry form AWMM
    • Weddell, H. (2016). Soldiers from the Pacific : the story of Pacific Island soldiers in the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in World War One. Wellington, New Zealand : Defence of New Zealand Study Group. AWMM

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16 February 2017HowardNew ZealandSelf

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