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Ralph Every Smith

Ralph Every Smith - This image may be subject to copyright

Ralph Every Smith - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ralph Every AWMM
  • Surname
    Smith AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    61505 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    22 July 1917 AWMM DunedinOtago AWMM
    Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 23 April 1905 AWMM PO Box 1121, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr E.C. Smith (father), 8 Afton Street, Gore, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1 April 1941 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
    Territorial Battery, Papakura Camp AWMM
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1940 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    Accountant/Civilian AWMM
    ChristchurchCanterbury 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
    Wounded at Cassino and admitted to No 2 General Hospital, 3 General Hospital AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Lieutenant Smith gained his BCom at Canterbury in 1939 and his LLB at Otago in 1950. 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
  • Documents
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    p.328 AWMM

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