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Charles Frederick Rodgers

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Charles Frederick AWMM
  • Surname
    Rodgers AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 1/1/270 AWMM
    • 1/15/1037 AWMM
    • 617166 AWMM
    • Korea 203569 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    8 May 1922 AWMM EnglandUnited Kingdom AWMM
    England AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre May 1940 AWMM Railway House, Buckland, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs O.M. Rodgers (mother), Railway House, Buckland, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Italy AWMM
    • 25 Jun 1950-27 July 1953 Korean War AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • 1/1/270 AWMM
    • 1/15/1037 AWMM
    • 617166 AWMM
    • Korea 203569 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    Infantry artillery training - mines, explosives, boobytraps and medical training. AWMM
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 May 1940 AWMM Labourer/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
    Wounds , Diseases, Unknown Period AWMM
    Wounded in the leg and head AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    • WW2 Unknown AWMM Unknown AWMM
    • Post WW2 20 June 1958 AWMM Sergeant AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Cenotaph record initially prepared with the serviceman in 1998. Mr Rodgers lists four service numbers: 1/1/270 (1st Auckland Battalion; 1/15/1037 (9 Coast Artillery); 617166 (2NZEF); 203569 (Korea). 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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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    New Zealand in the Korean War. New Zealand History online
    http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/war/korean-war
    Further Reference
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 13 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1944 to 31st March, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 13: WW2 107 AWMM
    • Nominal rolls - Nominal rolls embarkation K-force [Korea Nominal Roll], Archives New Zealand, Wellington, AAYS 8638 AD1/1433 (R22440250) AWMM
    • Chamberlain, H. (2013). The New Zealand Korea Roll : honouring those who served in the New Zealand Armed Forces in Korea, 1950-1957. Wellington, N.Z.: Author. AWMM

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