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Arthur Valentine Savage

My Grandad

Arthur Valentine Savage

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Arthur Valentine AWMM
  • Surname
    Savage AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    444340 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    22 July 1922 AWMM
  • Date of birth
    22 July 1922 Public - Sian - Direct descendant - 25 April 2022 - Family records
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Wairoa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M. Savage (mother), Care of Flaxmill, Wairoa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 21 February 1944 AWMM Single AWMM
    • 15 September 1949 AWMM Married AWMM
      Haromi Dora Savage (nee Hawkins) AWMM
    • Married Haromi Dora Savage (nee Hawkins)
      14 September 1949 Public - Sian - Direct descendant - 25 April 2022 - Family records
    • Married Haromi Dora Savage (nee Hawkins)
      15 September 1949 Public - Sian - Direct descendant - 25 April 2022 - Family records

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    444340 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 Unknown AWMM Labourer/Civilian AWMM
    WairoaHawkes Bay AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • We remember you Papa, today and everyday.
    Thank you for fighting for us all.
    Love you and miss you

    Sian, Johnny and kiddies xxx
    Public - Sian - Direct descendant - 25 April 2023
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  • Another year Papa! Thank you for your brave service and for standing up for what is right. I am proud to be your granddaughter!

    Love Micaela xxx
    Public - Micaela - Direct descendant - 25 April 2023
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  • Forever in our hearts Papa xx
    Public - Honour - Direct descendant - 25 April 2023
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  • We were incredibly blessed to have you as our grandfather. Thank you for what you sacrificed for us Papa. All my love, your granddaughter Cherish.
    Public - Cherish - Direct descendant - 25 April 2022
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  • Proverbs 17:6
    And the glory of children is their
    father.

    We are thankful to God that He gave you to
    us - our Dad.
    We are honoured & proud to know that you
    served our God & our Country
    Love you always xxx
    Doraye & Arthur Parkes
    Public - Doraye - Child - 26 April 2021
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  • We still remember you on this day Papa
    And we continue to honour the sacrifice you made to fight for our country.
    Thank you for your bravery and love

    Lest we forget


    Love your granddaughter Sian, Johnny and family xxx
    Public - Sian - Direct descendant - 25 April 2021
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  • Dearest Papa

    This day is always so special to us as we remember the sacrifice you made to serve our Country.

    We always think of you and look forward to seeing you again, always in my heart

    All my love and thanks

    Your grand daughter Sian, grandson in-law Johnny and all your great grandchildren

    LEST WE FORGET
    Public - Sian - Direct descendant - 25 April 2020
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  • Dear Papa,

    We love and miss you everyday.

    We will never forget your courageous acts during the war and the sacrifice you made for God, for king and for our country.

    You are always in our hearts.

    Your granddaughter, Micaela
    Public - Micaela - Direct descendant - 25 April 2020
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  • We remember your sacrifice and you are not forgotten!

    Son in Law - Arthur Parkes - Doraye's Husband
    Public - Arthur - Child - 25 April 2020
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  • Remembering you on this day. Very proud that you served for God, King, and Country.
    Doraye xxx
    Public - Doraye - Child - 25 April 2020
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  • Love you Papa

    Honour xxx
    Public - Arthur - Child - 25 April 2020
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  • I am so proud of you for fighting for our country in World war 2.
    I love you.

    From your Granddaughter Skylah
    Public - Skylah - Direct descendant - 30 April 2019
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  • I am happy to know that you served our country.

    xxx Honour
    Public - Honour - Direct descendant - 30 April 2019
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  • Dear Papa,
    This is my great papa and I am his granddaughter.
    Public - Honour - Direct descendant - 30 April 2019
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  • Thank you Papa I am proud to know that you served our country with humility and honour
    Public - Jesse - Direct descendant - 25 April 2018
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  • Thinking of you today Grandad.
    Thank you xxx
    Public - Sian - 25 April 2018
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  • Remembering you today and everyday. Thank you DAD. You are my HERO. AROHANUI Shai xxx
    Public - Shaikira - Direct descendant - 25 April 2016
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  • Never forgotten Grandad. Forever in our hearts. Lest we Forget.
    Public - Sian Doraye - Other Relative - 30 April 2015
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 13 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1944 to 31st March, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 13: WW2 111 AWMM
    • Cody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

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25 April 2023SianHastings Direct descendant
25 April 2023Micaela Hastings, New ZealandDirect descendant
25 April 2023HonourNew ZealandDirect descendant
25 April 2022CherishFlaxmere, HASTINGSDirect descendant
26 April 2021DorayeHastings - New ZealandChild

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