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Maxim Leonard Stanley Marsh

Maxim Marsh portrait in uniform c. 1944-45, photograph annotated "To Gran and Win with fondest love from Max XXX" Studio photograph: Pall Mall Photo studio, 3 Malaka Farida Building as New Zealand Cl., Ground Floor No. 28 Cairo - This image may be subject to copyright
Maxim Marsh portrait in uniform c. 1944-45, photograph annot … Read more


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Maxim Leonard Stanley AWMM
  • Surname
    Marsh AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Max AWMM
  • Service number
    1775 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    5 February 1917 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 26 September 1939 AWMM 267 Gloucester Street, Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Elly Florence Marsh (mother), Mutara D'Anna, Portuguese East Africa AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 5 January 1940 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 8 inches AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Malaria 1941, 1942 and ongoing certificated X36227 AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      War pension 15 shillings per week, then 2 pounds 12 shillings per month Grade 3P AWMM
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      Heart and renal failure AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Married Dorothea Nola Waters 5 February 1947; children: Maxim, Fraser, Pamela, Alison AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    24 December 2006 AWMM
    Age 89 AWMM
    TakapunaNorth Shore City AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    North Shore Memorial Park and Crematorium (Schnapper Rock), Albany, North Shore City, New Zealand AWMM Ashes 2/ E/D/60 RSA plot AWMM
  • Cemetery name
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  • Obituary
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  • External links
  • Documents
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 1: WW2 119 AWMM
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