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Henry William Dillon

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Henry William AWMM
  • Surname
    Dillon AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    247726 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    14 September 1920 AWMM HuntervilleManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
    Hunterville, Rangitikei, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Hunterville, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs A.M. Dillon (mother), Hunterville, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Pacific AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    247726 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Henry William Dillon and Annie Wilson.

    Husband of Marjorie Hollis, they married in Wellington and they had a son, Warwick born on 28 July 1955.

    He was educated at Hunterville.

    Two sons, brothers Henry William Dillon (247726) and Gilbert Weeden Dillon (556304) J Force served in WW2 with J Force. 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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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 11 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1943 to 30th June, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 11: WW2 34 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
      Taihape Museum AWMM

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