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Meta Caroline Johnson

Meta Caroline Johnson in uniform - This image may be subject to copyright

Meta Caroline Johnson in uniform - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Meta Caroline AWMM
  • Surname
    Johnson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Meta Caroline McEwen AWMM
    • Carol AWMM
    • Twink AWMM
  • Service number
    810385 AWMM
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    19 March 1920 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 25 May 1943 AWMM 22 Walmsley Road, St Heliers, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M.M. Johnson (mother), 22 Walmsley Road, St Heliers, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1 December 1943 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 25 May 1943 AWMM
    Age 22 AWMM
    Clerk AWMM
    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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Her husband, Mr Albert Stanley McEwen (NZ39246) also served in WW2

    Mrs McEwen spent most of her service with the VAD as a nurse.

    Day of discharge 15 August 1945 was VJ Day. AWMM

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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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • 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. 12 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1943 to 31st December, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.100 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
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