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Annie Fay Pilcher

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  • Service number
    • W1149 AWMM
    • W1149 Public - John - Researcher - 27 August 2022 - Military records
  • Also known as
    • Fay Methven AWMM
    • A. Fay AWMM
    • Annie Fay Methven AWMM
    • Nee Pilcher Public - John - Researcher - 27 August 2022 - Military records
  • Armed force / branch
  • Last rank
  • War
Annie Fay Pilcher in WAAF uniform

Annie Fay Pilcher

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    • Annie Fay AWMM
    • Audrey Fay Public - John - Researcher - 27 August 2022 - Military records
    • Annie Fay Public - John - Researcher - 28 August 2022 - Jeanne Northwood Daughter of Annie Fay
  • Surname
    • Pilcher AWMM
    • Methven Public - John - Researcher - 27 August 2022 - Military records
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Fay Methven AWMM
    • A. Fay AWMM
    • Annie Fay Methven AWMM
    • Nee Pilcher Public - John - Researcher - 27 August 2022 - Military records
  • Service number
    • W1149 AWMM
    • W1149 Public - John - Researcher - 27 August 2022 - Military records
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    18 May 1922 BDM 2013/24041 WaipawaHawkes Bay BDM 2013/24041
    Waipawa, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Douglas and Alice Gertrude Pilcher (parents) AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
  • Service number
    • W1149 AWMM
    • W1149 Public - John - Researcher - 27 August 2022 - Military records
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 19 April 1941 AWMM
    Age 18 AWMM
    Box maker/Civilian AWMM
    RongotaiWellington AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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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  • 'I first went into the mess, the kitchen and finally medical section. No choice of jobs really when enlisted, me of the first of 80 girls to go into uniform.'

    Pilcher was in camp at Rongotai, Hihi Tahi, Hamilton, and Ohakea, and did not serve overseas. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    19 March 2012 BDM 2013/24041
    Age 89 AWMM
    BDM 2013/24041
  • Date of death
    18 September 2013 Public - John - Researcher - 27 August 2022 - Obituary
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
    Wellington Public - John - Researcher - 27 August 2022 - Obituary
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland AWMM Service Persons Ash Burial, Area K, Row 9A, Plot 143 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Cremated Makara Cemetery Public - John - Researcher - 27 August 2022 - Obituary
  • Grave reference
    Ashes placement unknown Public - John - Researcher - 27 August 2022 - Obituary
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  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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Contributors

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30 August 2022JohnPerth WAResearcher

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