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King Allen

King Allen medals

King Allen 2nd Lieutenant

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    King AWMM
  • Surname
    Allen AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    68210 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Ahipara, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs E. Allen (wife), Te Kowhai, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    68210 AWMM
  • Military service
    • 2nd Maori Battalion Nom Roll. 2nd Maori Battalion
    • A company Public - Te Kanohi Isaiah - Direct descendant - 24 April 2020 - Family oral history
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Labourer/Civilian AWMM
    KaitaiaNorthland 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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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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  • He mihi aroha ki ta matou rangatira. Ka hoki nga maumaharatanga mou, he tangata kaha ki te mahi, manaaki tangata, aroha ki tetahi atu. Kua waihotia e koe i nga tikanga, kawa o te hau kainga mo nga uri whakatipuranga ki te whai haere mo nga whanau katoa. E kore tatou e warewaretia ana kia koutou kua wheturangitia. Moe mai ra taku daddynana
    Public - Roslyn Moana - Other Relative - 4 September 2015
    Report 

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 11 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1943 to 30th June, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 11: WW2 4 AWMM
    • Cody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Ko te Reo Huringa Tau o te Ope Maori Tuarua, i noho ki Remuera, Ohaeawai, 1942-43: The Anniversary Magazine of the Second Maori Battalion, Remuera, Ohaeawai 1942-1943. Patrick Smyth Papers, MS-2002-147, Auckland War Memorial Museum. AWMM
    • Nominal Roll of Members of the 2nd Maori Battalion, 26th January 1943. Part of the 2nd Maori Battalion Anniversary Magazine. (MS-2002-147). Auckland War Memorial Museum. AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
24 April 2020Te Kanohi IsaiahTauranga, New ZealandDirect descendant
23 April 2020Kehaia Noki RosePapatoetoe, AUCKLANDDirect descendant
04 September 2015Roslyn MoanaOtaua, KaikoheOther Relative

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