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Veronica Mary Miles

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  • Service number
    71975 AWMM
  • Also known as
    • Veronica Cardale AWMM
    • Veronica Mary Cardale AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 3NZGH (3rd New Zealand General Hospital) Public - Miles Henry - Child - 14 March 2018 - Family Oral History
  • Last rank
  • War
Voluntry Aid Detachment (VAD) Nurse.
3NZGH
Third New Zealand General Hospital

Veronica Miles 1942

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Veronica Mary AWMM
  • Surname
    Miles AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Veronica Cardale AWMM
    • Veronica Mary Cardale AWMM
  • Service number
    71975 AWMM
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    11 June 1909 WWII WAAC Roll
  • Date of birth
    8 December 1908 Public - Miles Henry - Child - 14 March 2018 - Oral family History
  • Place of birth
    Dunedin , NZ Public - Miles Henry - Child - 14 March 2018 - Oral family History
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    24 Pitt Street, Dunedin Public - Miles Henry - Child - 14 March 2018 - Oral family History
  • Post war occupation
    Wife and Mother Public - Miles Henry - Child - 14 March 2018 - Oral family History
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mr W.M. Miles (father), Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
    • Also mother Alice Miles, nee Long Public - Miles Henry - Child - 14 March 2018 - Oral family History
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    North Africa, Italy Public - Miles Henry - Child - 14 March 2018 - Family Oral History
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 3NZGH (3rd New Zealand General Hospital) Public - Miles Henry - Child - 14 March 2018 - Family Oral History
  • Service number
    71975 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 Book Keeper/Civilian AWMM
    DunedinOtago AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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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    • Veronica Miles married Ewan Cardale after World War II. They had four children. AWMM
    • My mother Veronica married Ewen Cardale (Not Ewan) in December 1945.
      They had four children, Jennifer, Felicity, Miles, Elizabeth. Public - Miles Henry - Child - 14 March 2018 - Family oral sources

Death

About death

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  • Death
    14 October 1985 AWMM
    Age 77 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Purewa Cemetery and Crematorium, Meadowbank, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Block M Row 32 Plot 000 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 15 October 1985 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    'Marriage' Otago Daily Times, 12 December 1945
    https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/ODT19451212.2.2.2
    Further Reference
  • References
    • The New Zealand Herald 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
      WW2 6: WW2 25 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 15 October 1985 AWMM
    • 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.25 AWMM

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25 April 2020Miles New PlymouthDirect descendant
14 March 2018Miles HenryTaranakiChild

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