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Theresa Von Keisenberg

Photograph of Private Theresa von Keisenberg in her family garden. 824102. Image kindly provided by Catherine Watson (May 2017). Image may be subject to copyright.

Photograph of Private Theresa von Keisenberg in her family garden. 824102. Image kindly provided by …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Theresa AWMM
  • Surname
    Von Keisenberg AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    824102 AWMM
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    8 February 1916 AWMM WellingtonNew Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 14 Northland Road AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr W.A.L. Von Keisenberg (father), Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Married AWMM
    Married James Aked Potter. No Children. AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    824102 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 15 November 1943 AWMM Clerk AWMM
    WellingtonNew Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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
    • Height, WWII AWMM
      5' 41/2 AWMM
    • Eye colour, WWII AWMM
      Hazel AWMM
    • Hair colour, WWII AWMM
      Blonde AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW2 19 May 1946 AWMM Private AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Daughter of Mr W A L von Keisenberg. New Zealand Chief Censor from 1938-1949. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    3 March 1985 AWMM
    WellingtonNew Zealand AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Karori Cemetery, Rose Garden Row 4 AWMM Cemetery Register number 56574 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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