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Charles Percy Appleton

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  • Service number
    64440 AWMM
  • Also known as
    • Appelton AWMM
    • Charlie AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Charles Percy AWMM
  • Surname
    Appleton AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Appelton AWMM
    • Charlie AWMM
  • Service number
    64440 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    21 April 1918 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 17 St Winnifred's Avenue, Claudlands, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr G. Appleton (father), 17 St Winnifred's Avenue, Claudlands, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    64440 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 Unknown AWMM Mechanic/Military AWMM
    HamiltonWaikato 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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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Father of Patrick AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    2005 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: New Zealand Herald AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember Charles Percy Appleton by laying a poppy.

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Leave a tribute or memory of Charles Percy Appleton

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  • This is my Nana Jeanne's 2nd husband, I am leaving this Poppy in honor for your service for services for country. RIP xx
    Public - Tracey - Other relative - 13 May 2017
  • This is my Grand-Father, Charles Percy Appleton. In remembrance of the sacrifice(s) that you and many other Kiwi's have made (and still make today) serving our country.
    Public - Ana Nona - Other relative - 15 April 2016

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 5: WW2 10 AWMM
    • Fortune, G. & Bebich, M. (2008). Citizenship and remembrance : a history of the 24 NZ Infantry Battalion Association. Auckland, N.Z.: Polygraphia. AWMM
    • 24 N.Z. Infantry Battalion Association [newsletter]. Auckland, N.Z.: The Association. AWMM
      24th N.Z. Infantry Battalion Association newsletter. August 2005, Issue 144. AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death notice: New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • Burdon, R. (1959). 24 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

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13 May 2017Tracey TaranakiOther relative
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