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Paul Oliver James Swinton

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Paul Oliver James AWMM
  • Surname
    Swinton AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    68201 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    23 December 1922 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Waihau Bay, Opotiki District, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs H. Swinton (mother), Waihau Bay, Opotiki District, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1943 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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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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • James Solomon Swinton and Te Huinca Jane (nee Bartlett) Swinton

    Listed at BDM as Paul Oliver James Swinton AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    1998 AWMM
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  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    urupa, Raukokore, State Highway 35, Raukokore, Opotiki District, New Zealand AWMM
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Memorials

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  • This year is different, with the pandemic covid19, we pay our respect to our brave armed forces personnel lost in the past world wars by staying at home in isolation.
    We will stand strong in our driveways,at our gateways, in the morning to mark the occasion of ANZAC.
    We will remember them.
    Public - Thomas Edward Albert - Direct descendant - 24 April 2020

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Soutar, M. (2008). Nga tama toa = The price of citizenship : C Company 28 (Maori) Battalion 1939-1945. Albany, N.Z.: David Bateman. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 9: WW2 387 AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2008). Nga tama toa = The price of citizenship : C Company 28 (Maori) Battalion 1939-1945. Albany, N.Z.: David Bateman. AWMM
      Portrait published in Soutar (2008) AWMM
    • Cody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

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24 April 2020Thomas Edward AlbertTe Kuiti, New Zealand.Direct descendant
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