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Murray Campion Forster

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Murray Campion Forster - This image may be subject to copyright

Murray Campion Forster - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Murray Campion AWMM
  • Surname
    Forster AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Sam Forster AWMM
    • Boots Foster AWMM
  • Service number
    • 450638 AWMM
    • 4311841 AWMM
    • 2/1/136 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    5 June 1923 AWMM ChristchurchCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Ada Emma Forster AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1 September 1944 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    Infantry, Signals, Air Force AWMM
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 May 1940 AWMM
    Age 17 AWMM
    Clerk 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
    Measles, admitted to Wanganui Hospital. AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Member of the Rotorua RSA. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    26 January 2015 NZ Herald
    Age 91 AWMM
    HamiltonWaikato NZ Herald
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 30 January 2016. 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
    Nominal rolls - Embarkation rolls J-force personnel from Italy Middle East to Japan. Archives New Zealand (R22440245)
    https://collections.archives.govt.nz/web/arena/search#/entity/aims-archive/R22440245
    Sources Used
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 14 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1944 to 31st December, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.32 AWMM
    • Loughnan, R. (1963). Divisional Cavalry. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • This record was partially compiled from information provided by the New Zealand Institute of Professional Photographers (NZIPP) Veteran Portrait Project. AWMM
    • Nominal rolls - Embarkation rolls J-force personnel from Italy Middle East to Japan. Archives New Zealand (R22440245) AWMM
      p.60 AWMM

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