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Alexander James Boleyn

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alexander James AWMM
  • Surname
    Boleyn AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Jim AWMM
  • Service number
    13797 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    19 November 1916 AWMM ChristchurchCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Pre 1 May 1940 AWMM Okain's Bay, Banks Peninsula, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM Okain's Bay, Banks Peninsula, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs C. Boleyn (mother), Okain's Bay, Banks Peninsula, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mrs C. Boleyn (mother), Okain's Bay, Banks Peninsula, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 10 inches AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Dysentery AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Mumps AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Nancy

    Went to Egypt on the Johan van Oldenbarnevelt.

    Came home on the Highland Princess to Lyttelton.

    Cenotaph record initially prepared with the serviceman in 2001 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    14 November 2011 AWMM
    Age 94 AWMM
    AkaroaSouth Island AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: Christchurch Press, 16 November 2011 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • The Christchurch Press AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 3: WW2 45 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 4: WW2 25 AWMM
    • The Christchurch Press AWMM
      Death notice: Christchurch Press, 16 November 2011 AWMM
    • Pringle, D., & Glue, W. (1957). 20 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
    • Nominal rolls - Embarkation rolls B-force 8th infantry brigade group [New Zealand Military Forces - "B" Force - Embarkation Roll]. Archives New Zealand, Wellington, AAYS 8638 AD1/1421 (R22440171) AWMM
    • Gillespie, O. (1952). The Pacific. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

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