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Alfred Kenneth Burrell

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alfred Kenneth AWMM
  • Surname
    Burrell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Lofty AWMM
  • Service number
    259350 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    29 September 1921 AWMM BecclesSuffolk AWMM
    Beccles, England AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 1 May 1941 AWMM Puriri Avenue, Beach Haven, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Builder AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Annie Burrell (mother), Puriri Avenue, Beach Haven, Auckland, 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
    • Rotorua AWMM
    • Masterton AWMM
    • Trentham AWMM
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1 May 1941 AWMM
    Age 19 AWMM
    Warehouseman AWMM
    AWMM
  • 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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of June (deceased); father of Sharon, Kenneth, Joanne, John AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    2 July 2013 AWMM
    Age 91 AWMM
    AlbanyNorth Shore City AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    New Zealand Herald, 4 July 2013 AWMM
  • 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
    • Cooke, P. (2001). Defending New Zealand: ramparts on the sea 1840-1950s. Wellington, N.Z.: Defence of New Zealand Study Group. AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • 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
      WW2 9: WW2 58 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      New Zealand Herald, 4 July 2013 AWMM
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