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Gwendoline May Perry

  • Service number
    WWII 814961 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Gwendoline May Graham AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Tui's in Cairo, 1945. Left to Right, Back Row:- Kim May, Audrey Gilbert, Pat Ching, Bobby Beasley, Sally Ralph, Peggy Horn, Pat Henry, Emma Avenal, Melva McIvor,
Second Row:- Betty Liggett, June Morgan, May Lawson, Joan Gunn, Mavis Watson, Nancy Geddes, Margaret Mortlock (killed in France), Margaret Knight, Joanna Bartlett, Audrey Jones Front Row:- Joy Haith, Nancy Baldwin, Jessie Anderson, Nan Pickering, Isobel Brock, Mary Martin, Andrea Lawson, Gwen Perry, Laura Collings, Mavis Burns, Joy Powell. Image kindly provided by John Stevenson (April 2021).

Tui's in Cairo, 1945. Left to Right, Back Row:- Kim May, Audrey Gilbert, Pat Ching, Bobby Beasley, S …

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Gwendoline May AWMM
  • Surname
    Perry AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Gwendoline May Graham AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 814961 AWMM
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs G.L. Perry (mother), Kumeu, New Zealand AWMM
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Service

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  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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Biographical information

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Death

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  • Death
    2 December 1980 Allan Steel Cemetery Project
    Age 70 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Andersons Bay RSA Cemetery, Dunedin City Council AWMM Block 5A, Plot 33 AWMM
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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
    • 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.78 AWMM
    • This record was partially compiled from data kindly provided by Allan Steel Cemetery Project (2020) AWMM
    • WAAC [Women's Auxiliary Army Corps] - Lists - Overseas Information [including Strength Returns and Embarkation Rolls] (1943 - 1945) - Archives New Zealand, Wellington, (R22502074) AWMM
    • WAAC [Women's Auxiliary Army Corps] - Middle East - Drafts - Strength Return [and Embarkation Rolls] (1943-1945). Archives New Zealand, Wellington (R22502075). AWMM

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