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Ferdinand Charles Kreegher

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ferdinand Charles AWMM
  • Surname
    Kreegher AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    62306 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    21 October 1911 AWMM CunninghamsEngland AWMM
    Cunninghams AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 8 January 1941 AWMM Kaikohe, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs A.M. Kreegher (mother), Taihape, Rangitikei District, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Aleppo AWMM
    • Monte Cassino AWMM
    • North Africa AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    62306 AWMM
  • 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 8 January 1941 AWMM Clerk AWMM
    KawakawaBay of Islands 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Ferdinand Kreegher was the son of Ferdinand Gustav and Ada Margaret Kreegher (Nee Travis).

    During the war he was attached to Ordinance Field Park as a Storeman Driver in convoys up near the battle front that were regularly subject to aircraft attacks.

    He returned to New Zealand on 17 April 1945. 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
  • References
    • 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.196 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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