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Frank Lewis Hale

Photo on enlistment 1943

Frank Lewis Hale

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frank Lewis AWMM
  • Surname
    Hale AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    67560 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Kennedy's Bay, Coromandel, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mr M. Gale (father), Kennedy's Bay, Coromandel, New Zealand AWMM
    • This is not my grandads father Public - Sarah - Direct descendant - 6 May 2017 - I'm his granddaughter so I no that the information you have is incorrect
    • His NOK should be M. Hale ( Gale is a mis-transcription) as his father was Maku Hale Public - tely - Researcher - 11 December 2021 - Birth Registration 1922/31911 ( even that has a mis-transcripton of Mako instead of Maku)
  • Relationship status
    • Unknown AWMM Single AWMM
    • He was married to my nana, has 5 children (my dad is 1 of 5) and buried in the levin cemetery Public - Sarah - Direct descendant - 6 May 2017 - I'm his granddaughter so I no your info is incorrect


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    67560 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and 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
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Wearing a poppy for you grandad Frank...❤️❤️❤️...Sarah and boys xx
    Public - Sarah - Direct descendant - 6 May 2017
  • Hi there, Frank Lewis Hale is my grand-father. He settled in Levin and is layed to rest in Levin Cemetery. He married Adelaide Gray who is from Otaki. They had five children Bernie, Rosie, Henry, Lorraine (My mother) and Corrine. We love you heaps Frank. Emmerson and family.
    Public - Emmerson - Other Relative - 23 April 2015



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  • External links
  • References
    • Soutar, M. (2008). Nga tama toa = The price of citizenship : C Company 28 (Maori) Battalion 1939-1945. Albany, N.Z.: David Bateman. AWMM
    • 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 86 AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2008). Nga tama toa = The price of citizenship : C Company 28 (Maori) Battalion 1939-1945. Albany, N.Z.: David Bateman. AWMM
      Portrait published in Soutar (2008) AWMM
    • Cody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM


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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
13 November 2022Lorraine MonaGisborneResearcher
11 December 2021telyMartonResearcher
18 May 2017DenisRotoruaOther relative
06 May 2017SarahMarton, New Zealand Direct descendant
23 April 2015EmmersonAuckland, Glen InnesOther Relative

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