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William Joseph Mitchell

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William Joseph Mitchell - This image may be subject to copyright

William Joseph Mitchell - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Joseph AWMM
  • Surname
    Mitchell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    B52 AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII 39639 AWMM
    • WWII NZ39639 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    30 July 1913 AWMM DunedinOtago AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mother to Singapore AWMM
    • Wife to Solomons AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 2 July 1941 AWMM Single AWMM
    • Pre 2 February 1944 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 15 December 1939 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    Fitter II Airframes/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
    Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
    Admitted to RAF hospital in Seletar with Dengue fever. He was also sent from the Pacific to RNZAF hospital in Auckland with hookworm AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 November 2021 AWMM
    Age 108 AWMM
    ChristchurchCanterbury AWMM
  • 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

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