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John Rangi Ellison

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Headstone of Pte John Rangi ELLISON 62746. Puketeraki Cemetery, Block 11. Image kindly provided by Allan Steel CC-BY 4.0.

Headstone of Pte John Rangi ELLISON 62746. Puketeraki Cemetery, Block 11. Image kindly provided by A …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Rangi AWMM
  • Surname
    Ellison AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    62746 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    15 May 1901 Noel Smith Research Project
  • Date of birth
    14 May 1901 Public - Wendy - Other Relative - 12 May 2015 - family history
  • Place of birth
    Karitane, Otago, New Zealand Public - Wendy - Other Relative - 12 May 2015 - family history
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Puketeraki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr L.M. Ellison (father), Puketeraki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Widowed AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    62746 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 Farm hand/Civilian AWMM
    DunedinOtago 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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Death

About death

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  • Death
    23 October 2001 Allan Steel Cemetery Project
    Age 100 AWMM
  • Date of death
    Oct 23 2001 Public - Wendy - Other Relative - 12 May 2015 - family history
  • Age at death
    101 Public - Wendy - Other Relative - 12 May 2015 - family history
  • Place of death
    Karitane, Otago, New Zealand Public - Wendy - Other Relative - 12 May 2015 - family history
  • Cause of death
    old age Public - Wendy - Other Relative - 12 May 2015 - family history
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Puketeraki Cemetery AWMM Block 1, Plot 1 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 4: WW2 108 AWMM
    • Cody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • This record was partially compiled from data kindly provided by Allan Steel Cemetery Project (2020) AWMM

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12 May 2015WendyUpper HuttOther Relative

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