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Bernard Stanley McFarlane

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Bernard Stanley AWMM
  • Surname
    McFarlane AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    72737 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    4 April 1914 AWMM WanganuiManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 12 Liverpool Street, Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs E.I. McFarlane (wife), 12 Liverpool Street, Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    72737 AWMM
  • Military service
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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Heart failure AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Bernard McFarlane married Elizabeth Iwi Robertson on 26 April 1941 at Eltham, Taranaki. They had two children, Graham Bernard McFarlane (born 10 August 1949) and Elizabeth McFarlane (born 8 March 1951).

    After the war he was the Store manager at Londontown Department Store in Wanganui. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    6 July 1985 AWMM
    Age 71 AWMM
    WanganuiManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Aramoho Cemetery, Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM Area Public Lawn Extension Block IV Division 2 Plot 128 AWMM
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Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Whanganui District Council cemetery search
    http://www.wanganui.govt.nz/Cemeteries/index.asp
    Sources Used
  • References
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
      Cenotaph data entry form AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 7 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1942 to 31st March, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 7: WW2 90 AWMM
    • War letters of Percy James Trail, Archie Robertson and Bernard Stanley McFarlane, World War II, 1941-1944. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 2009/3. AWMM

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