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Joseph Eric Rea Collicoat

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Joseph Eric Rea AWMM
  • Surname
    Collicoat AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    A/1790 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    • Naval Reserve AWMM
    • R.N.Z.N. AWMM
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM
    Age 17 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
    Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
    Slight Deafness AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • 17 years (RNVR)

    Husband of Jean: Father of Sheryl, Warren

    to RNVR until 1965. King's Empire Veteran (KEV). Past President and Patron of Eden- Roskill RSA. Taylor, A: New Zealand Honour, Page 269 AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    28 May 2013 AWMM
    Age 92 AWMM
    CaloundraQueensland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    New Zealand Herald : 31 May 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
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      New Zealand Herald : 31 May 2013 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

Contributors

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25 April 2020SteveNewcastle, AustraliaDirect descendant

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