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May Drummond

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  • Service number
    72073 AWMM
  • Also known as
    • Townsend AWMM
    • Maisie (aka May) Drummond AWMM
    • Maisie (aka May) Townsend AWMM
    • Maisie Townsend Public - Catherine - Direct descendant - 21 April 2016 - Family Papers
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    May AWMM
  • Surname
    Drummond AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Townsend AWMM
    • Maisie (aka May) Drummond AWMM
    • Maisie (aka May) Townsend AWMM
    • Maisie Townsend Public - Catherine - Direct descendant - 21 April 2016 - Family Papers
  • Service number
    72073 AWMM
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    8 October 1913 WWII WAAC Roll
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M.A. Drummond (mother), Inangahua Junction, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    72073 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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
    30 September 1995 Public Source
  • Date of death
    30 September 1995 Public - Catherine - Direct descendant - 21 April 2016 - Family Papers
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
    Auckland Public - Catherine - Direct descendant - 21 April 2016 - Family Papers
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • 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. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 6 (Embarkations from 1st October, 1941 to 31st December, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.12 AWMM

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21 April 2016CatherineAucklandDirect descendant

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