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Robert William Waite

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RSA Section Turangi Cemetery

Memorial Plaque

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Robert William AWMM
  • Surname
    Waite AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Pat Waite AWMM
  • Service number
    54634 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    14 December 1920 AWMM TapanuiOtago AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 5 December 1940 AWMM 156 Neway Road, Miramar, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs A. Waite (mother), Tapanui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 5 January 1943 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Italy AWMM
    • North Africa AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    54634 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 5 December 1940 AWMM
    Age 19 AWMM
    Labourer/Civilian AWMM
    WellingtonNew Zealand 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
      Shrapnel Head and Back - 71st General Hospital, Barleta, Italy AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Diptheria AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Emily Stiven. Father of Colin, Robyn, Martin, Lynn

    Resident of Henderson

    Cenotaph record initially prepared with the serviceman in 2000 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    30 December 2004 AWMM
    Age 84 AWMM
    Three KingsAuckland City 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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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Births, Deaths and Marriages (New Zealand) Historical Records online
    https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz
    Sources Used
  • References
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 9: WW2 409 AWMM
    • Henderson, J. (1958). 22 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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25 April 2021Colin PatrickAUCKLANDChild

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