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Ronald Francis Garmonsway

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Portrait, Ronald Garmonsway (Taihape Museum) - This image may be subject to copyright
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ronald Francis AWMM
  • Surname
    Garmonsway AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    5176 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    29 June 1911 AWMM TaihapeManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
    Taihape, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Rangiwaea, R.D. Taihape, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Francis Garmonsway (father), Bells Junction, RD, Taihape, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    5176 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Corporal Ronald Garmonsway served with Keith Elliot as his Platoon Sergeant. In the same action at El Ruwisat Ridge at El Alamein when Elliot receved his VC, Ronald Garmonsway was awarded the DCM. (information from Robertson, D. 1995.) AWMM

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

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