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Harry Delamere Barter Dansey

In LOVING MEMORY OF HARRY DELAMERE BARTER DANSEY MBE Reg. No. 37654428th Maori Battalion 2 N.Z.E.F.Died 6th November 1979,Aged 59 Years He is buried in the Muruika Urupa, Rotorua

Harry Delamere Barter DANSEY

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Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1 November 1920 AWMM GreenlaneAuckland AWMM
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    Son of Harry Delamere Dansey & Winifred Patience nee' Barter Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 7 June 2024 -
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 C/o Y.M.C.A, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs L.M. Dansey (wife), C/o Mr R. Hikaka, Oeo, Manaia, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 31 March 1944 AWMM Married AWMM
    • On 19 May 1943 at Ōeo, Manaia, Taranaki, Harry Dansey married Te Rina Makarita (Lena Margret) Hīkaka Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 7 June 2024 -


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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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    WW2 Warehouseman/Civilian AWMM
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Medical history

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Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Name mispelt on the Nominal Roll as Dehamene AWMM
    • In 1974 Harry Dansey was made an MBE for his services to journalism Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 7 June 2024 -


About death

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  • Death
    6 November 1979 AWMM
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    Muruika Cemetery, Ohinemutu, Rotorua, New Zealand AWMM
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07 June 2024Lorraine Mona Gisborne Researcher

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