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Helen Mavis King

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Helen Mavis King ( married name Stewart )wireless operator WAAF  in Fiji - 2nd row bottom 2nd to R

Group Photo in Fiji during WWII

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Helen Mavis AWMM
  • Surname
    King AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Stewart AWMM
  • Service number
    W2717 AWMM
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    26 December 1915 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr H.C. King (father), Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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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  • Wife of Jack Stewart; they had one daughter, Anne.

    Daughter of H.C. King (Auckland).

    Helen Stewart was known as "The Bird Lady" because of her intense interest in the wild bird life.

    Cenotaph database record compiled from information in the Death Notice AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    2 June 2006 AWMM
    Age 91 AWMM
    TairuaCoromandel District AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 5 June 2006 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 5 June 2006 AWMM
    • 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

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12 June 2020Elizabeth Anne Tairua previously PauanuiChild
10 September 2016Ann New ZealandChild

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