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Sonny Gudgeon

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  • Service number
    801942 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Sonny Mawake Gudgeon Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 October 2015 - Military Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 9th Reinforcement 28th Maori Battalion Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 October 2015 - Military Record
  • Last rank
  • War
Sonny Mawake Gudgeon # 801942 28th Maori Battalion

Sonny Mawake Gudgeon # 801942

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Identity

  • Title
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 October 2015 - Military Record
  • Forenames
    Sonny AWMM
  • Surname
    Gudgeon AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Sonny Mawake Gudgeon Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 October 2015 - Military Record
  • Service number
    801942 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1923 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    1923 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 October 2015 - Research
  • Place of birth
    Tikitiki, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 October 2015 - Research
  • Birth notes
    son of Herman Wayth Gudgeon & Mere Kohau Haenga Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 October 2015 - Research
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Tikitiki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs W. Gudgeon (wife), Tikitiki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Unknown AWMM Married AWMM
    • married Wati Teowai FERRIS Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 October 2015 - Research

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 9th Reinforcement 28th Maori Battalion Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 October 2015 - Military Record
  • Service number
    801942 AWMM
  • Military service
    2nd Maori Battalion Nom Roll. 2nd Maori Battalion
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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Last known rank

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Biographical information

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Death

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  • Death
    30 June 1993 Public Source
  • Date of death
    30 June 1993 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 October 2015 - Gisborne's Cemetery Records
  • Age at death
    70yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 October 2015 - Gisborne's Cemetery Records
  • Place of death
    Gisborne, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 October 2015 - Gisborne's Cemetery Records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Taruheru Cemetery, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 October 2015 - Gisborne's Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
    Block RSA 34; Plot 381; Warrant 25083 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 October 2015 - Gisborne's Cemetery Records
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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • 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. 11 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1943 to 30th June, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 11: WW2 52 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
    • 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

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04 January 2023Lorraine MonaGisborneResearcher
18 July 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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