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Margaret Jane Elizabeth Charles

  • Service number
    • 814956 AWMM
    • 817596 Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 1 February 2023 - As per her headstone - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
1st NZEF, 4/1140 Cpl T W CHARLES, Engineers, died 20 May 1953. 2nd NZEF, 817956 S/Sgt MARGARET J E CHARLES, NZWAAC, died 23 May 1994 aged 94 years. Both are buried in the Taruheru Cemetery, Gisborne Blk RSA Plot 98

Thomas W & Margaret J E CHARLES

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Margaret Jane Elizabeth AWMM
  • Surname
    Charles AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 814956 AWMM
    • 817596 Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 1 February 2023 - As per her headstone - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    b. 1900 Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 2 March 2023 - NZ BDM Birth Records
  • Place of birth
    Gisborne, NZ Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 2 March 2023 - NZ BDM Birth Records
  • Birth notes
    Daughter of John Edwards & Emily CHARLES Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 2 March 2023 - NZ BDM Birth Records
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Gisborne AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr J.E.Charles (father), Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Single Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 2 March 2023 - NZ BDM Records

Service

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Training and Enlistment

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    WW2 Unknown AWMM Waitress/Civilian AWMM
    AWMM
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Death

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  • Date of death
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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
    • 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.35 AWMM
    • WAAC [Women's Auxiliary Army Corps] - Lists - Overseas Information [including Strength Returns and Embarkation Rolls] (1943 - 1945) - Archives New Zealand, Wellington, (R22502074) AWMM

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02 March 2023Lorraine MonaGisborne Researcher

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