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Grace Elizabeth Brown

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Grace Elizabeth AWMM
  • Surname
    Brown AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    815178 AWMM
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 29 September 1910 WWII NZANS Roll
    • 1910 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    1910 Public - Gina - Researcher - 10 July 2019 - Birth Deaths marriage birth records
  • Place of birth
    • New Zealand Birth BDM 1910/3785 Public - Gina - Researcher - 10 July 2019 - Birth Deaths marriage birth records
    • Grace is buried at Birkenhead Cemetery, Eskdale Rd, Glenfield, Public Lawn, Row 2f, plot 64. Public - Gina - Researcher - 10 July 2019 - Online Auckland council cemetery records. My personal research/mapping of Northshore cemeteries
  • Birth notes
    Parents were Emma Elizabeth (nee Webber) and Herbert BROWN. Public - Gina - Researcher - 10 July 2019 - Birth Deaths marriage birth records
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
    Grace was Catholic Sister in NZ Army Nursing Service Public - Gina - Researcher - 10 July 2019 - Birth Deaths marriage birth records
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs E.E. Brown (mother), French Pass, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Graces sister was Evelyn Blanche Brown Public - Gina - Researcher - 10 July 2019 - Birth Deaths marriage birth records

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    815178 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    1932 WWII NZANS Roll
    Place of Nursing training and date of qualification / registration AWMM
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Nurse AWMM
    WellingtonNew Zealand 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
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • References
    • Service Women Project: Sponsorship to research this record was kindly provided by the Auckland Returned Services Association, Returned Servicewomen's Branch; Marjorie Traill, Dorothy Grant, Daphne Shaw and Margaret Woollett. AWMM
    • McNabb, S. (2015). 100 years New Zealand military nursing : New Zealand Army nursing service : Royal New Zealand Nursing Corps, 1915-2015. Hawke's Bay, N.Z.: Sherayl McNabb. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 12 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1943 to 31st December, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.24 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 14 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1944 to 31st December, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.14 AWMM

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10 July 2019GinaMOUNT WELLINGTON, 1062, AUCKLANDResearcher

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