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Garth Winston Bicknell

Garth Winston Bicknell taken in Cairo in 1945. - This image may be subject to copyright

Garth Winston Bicknell taken in Cairo in 1945. - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Garth Winston AWMM
  • Surname
    Bicknell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Barney AWMM
  • Service number
    070675 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    13 June 1921 AWMM
    Greytown, Wairarapa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 1 May 1941 AWMM 21 Marlon Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs E.R. Bicknell (mother), 15 Somerset Avenue, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 12 December 1942 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
    • 1 May 1941-31 July 1941 Waiuru AWMM
    • January 1942 Wellington AWMM
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1 May 1941 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
    Cabinet maker's apprentice/Civilian 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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  • Involved in the Italian campaign as a boot repairer. 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
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.33 AWMM
    • Henderson, J. (1958). 22 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
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