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Jack Anderson

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My beloved Grandfather ♥️

Jack Te Waiata Anderson

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    • Jack AWMM
    • Jack Te Waiata Public - Sheryl DJ - Child - 19 March 2021 - Family
  • Surname
    Anderson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWII 67390 AWMM
    • WWII 47390 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
    Ngatokimatawhaorua Public - Sheryl DJ - Child - 19 March 2021 - Family
  • Rohe
    Rangiahua Public - Sheryl DJ - Child - 19 March 2021 - Family
  • Religion
    Anglican Public - Sheryl DJ - Child - 19 March 2021 - Family

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    5 March 1918 Births, Deaths and Marriages
  • Date of birth
    5th March 1915 Public - Sheryl DJ - Child - 17 March 2021 - We are his Family, and the source.
  • Place of birth
    Waihou, Northland, NZ Public - Sheryl DJ - Child - 17 March 2021 - From us his Family
  • Birth notes
    Our Dad was the 12th Child from 16 Siblings born to Te Waiata Pita and Ria Anderson. Public - Sheryl DJ - Child - 17 March 2021 - From us his Family
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM 16 Gordon Road, Otahuhu, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    • Contractor/Civilian AWMM
    • Dad worked as Bushman for some years upon his return. Public - Sheryl DJ - Child - 17 March 2021 - From us his Family
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs D.M. Anderson (wife), Bombay Street, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Unknown AWMM Married AWMM
    • Returning home from World War 2, our dad Jack remarried after some years and had 6 children with our mum Ruby Haupai, I am the youngest child in our Dad's second marriage. Public - Sheryl DJ - Child - 17 March 2021 - from us his Family

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII 67390 AWMM
    • WWII 47390 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Bushman/Civilian AWMM
    TaumarunuiTaupo AWMM
  • 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Married to Ruby Haupai Anderson, they had six children, Kaipara, Darby, Diana, Martha, Tania, and Sheryl. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    26 June 1980 Cemetery Records
    Age 62 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Totara Memorial Park Thames 110 Te Arapipi Road Totara Thames Coromandel District New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Horeke War Memorial, Horeke Road, Northland AWMM
    • Totara Memorial Park, Thames. NZ Public - Sheryl DJ - Child - 17 March 2021 - We buried our Dad in Thames as per his wishes, and with the consent of the RSA in Thames.
    • Koro ♥️.... You were once living proof that real HEROS exists.. Even in death I promise you this will be honored .. Love you Always and Forever... Your Granddaughter.... Evelyn Rose Anderson ♥️ Public - Evelyn - Direct descendant - 19 March 2021 - Family

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  • My beloved Grandfather... Although we never got the chance to meet I know in my heart you have always guided and protected my walk in life and for this I thank you.. You truly are my Guardian Angel and I love you always and forever ♥️
    Public - Evelyn - Direct descendant - 19 March 2021
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 5: WW2 9 AWMM
    • Cody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
19 March 2021Sheryl DJRotorua/NZChild
19 March 2021Evelyn Rotorua New Zealand Direct descendant

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