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Gordon Nicholls

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Gordon AWMM
  • Surname
    Nicholls AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 453423 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    29 September 1992 21Bn Assoc. Inc. Records. MS-2008-42.
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Waverley Hotel, Taumarunui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs M E Nicholls (mother), Raurimu R.D., New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1 February 1944 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown 2NZEF Nom Roll 13 Clerk 2NZEF Nom Roll 13
    TaumarunuiTaupo 2NZEF Nom Roll 13
  • 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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Death

About death

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  • Death
    29 September 1992 AWMM
    Age 69 AWMM
    Palmerston NorthManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
    Palmerston North Public - Stephen David - Child - 23 April 2020 - 12 Belgrave Place, Riverdale
  • Cause of death
    Melanoma Public - Stephen David - Child - 23 April 2020 - Personal knowledge
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cremated at Kelvin Grove Cemetery, Palmerston North, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Cemetery Records. Palmerston North cemetery & cremation search.
    http://www.pncc.govt.nz/ServicesAndFacilities/OnlineServices/CemeteryAndCremationSearch.aspx
    Sources Used
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 13 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1944 to 31st March, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 13: WW2 91 AWMM
    • Veterans' club : the comradeship and memories of Auckland's 21st infantry battalion. Auckland War Memorial Museum : Auckland. Accompanies exhibition held in the Pictorial Gallery, second floor, Auckland War Memorial Museum, 24 March-21 May 2006. AWMM
    • 21 New Zealand Infantry Battalion Association Inc. Records, 1955 - 2005. Auckland War Memorial Museum. MS-2008-42. AWMM
    • 21 Battalion (Official history of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45) AWMM

Contributors

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23 April 2020Stephen DavidPalmerston North, New ZealandChild

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