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Jury Crawford

  • Service number
    801915 AWMM
  • Also known as
    • Digger AWMM
    • Jury Te Hurihuri Tika CRAWFORD Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 January 2016 - Research
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War

Identity

  • Title
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 January 2016 - http://www.28maoribattalion.org.nz/soldier/jury-crawford
  • Forenames
    Jury AWMM
  • Surname
    Crawford AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Digger AWMM
    • Jury Te Hurihuri Tika CRAWFORD Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 January 2016 - Research
  • Service number
    801915 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    26 September 1921 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 January 2016 - Research
  • Place of birth
    Tolaga Bay Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 January 2016 - Research
  • Birth notes
    Son of Miha CRAWFORD and Miriama Te Atakura TAUTAU Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 January 2016 - Research
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Tolaga Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Carpenter Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 January 2016 - Research
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr M. Crawford (father), Tolaga Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 21 July 1943 AWMM Single AWMM
    • married Trixie Mildred Ria Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 January 2016 - Research

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    801915 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 January 2016 - Military Record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Named as Jury (Digger) Crawford in Soutar (2008) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    13 December 1986 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 January 2016 - Hutt City Cemeteries Records, Wellington
  • Age at death
    65yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 January 2016 - Hutt City Cemeteries Records, Wellington
  • Place of death
    Wainuiomata, Wellington Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 January 2016 - Hutt City Cemeteries Records, Wellington
  • Cause of death
    Heart Attack Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 January 2016 - Hutt City Cemeteries Records, Wellington
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Taita Lawn Cemetery, Wellington Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 January 2016 - Hutt City Cemeteries Records, Wellington
  • Grave reference
    TLC-RSA-10-L-0013; RSA Soldiers Burial, Block 10, Row L, Plot 13 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 January 2016 - Hutt City Cemeteries Records, Wellington
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Soutar, M. (2008). Nga tama toa = The price of citizenship : C Company 28 (Maori) Battalion 1939-1945. Albany, N.Z.: David Bateman. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 12 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1943 to 31st December, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 12: WW2 44 AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2008). Nga tama toa = The price of citizenship : C Company 28 (Maori) Battalion 1939-1945. Albany, N.Z.: David Bateman. AWMM
      Portrait published in Soutar (2008) AWMM
    • Cody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
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