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Bruce Willard Eades

Portrait, Bruce Eades, studio portrait, beret, hat badge, smiling - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait, Bruce Eades, studio portrait, beret, hat badge, smiling - This image may be subject to cop …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Bruce Willard AWMM
  • Surname
    Eades AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    Jayforce 626251 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1 April 1924 AWMM HaweraTaranaki AWMM
    Hawera, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 28 July 1942 AWMM 201 River Road, Richmond, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Jayforce Mrs Elizabeth Eades (mother), 201 River Road, Richmond, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1946 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    Jayforce 28 July 1942 AWMM
    Age 18 AWMM
    Apprentice Joiner/Civilian 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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Cenotaph record initially prepared with the serviceman in 1999 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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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1950). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 16 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1946 to 30th June, 1948). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 16: WW2 37 AWMM
    • Brocklebank, L.W. (1997). Jayforce : New Zealand and the military occupation of Japan, 1945-48. Auckland, N.Z.: Oxford University Press. AWMM
    • Cenotaph record initially prepared with the service person. AWMM

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