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Patricia Margaret Appleby

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Portrait, Patricia Appleby taken in 1943 when with 3 Motor Transport Workshops, Papakura Military Camp. - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait, Patricia Appleby taken in 1943 when with 3 Motor Transport Workshops, Papakura Military Ca …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Patricia Margaret AWMM
  • Surname
    Appleby AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Patricia Margaret Branton AWMM
  • Service number
    811448 AWMM
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    2 February 1922 AWMM MorrinsvilleWaikato AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 10 May 1943 AWMM Patetonga RD, via Morrinsville, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M. Appleby, Patetonga RD, Morrinsville, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    811448 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 10 May 1943 AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
    Office Assistant/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Private AWMM

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, Unknown Period AWMM
      5'3" AWMM
    • Other, Unknown Period AWMM
      Spectacles AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Patricia's father was in the Hauraki Mounted Rifles in WWI

    Her sister was also in the WAAC, serving in the Area Office, Paeroa and also at Gloucester Park, Auckland. Her young brother was in the Air Force Cadets. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    4 April 2016 Family source (April 2016).
    Age 94 AWMM
  • 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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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • 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
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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