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James Martin Hawkeswood

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Martin AWMM
  • Surname
    Hawkeswood AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Jim AWMM
  • Service number
    • 620326 AWMM
    • NZ4312110 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM C/o Mrs Brown, Kaponoga Road, Coromandel, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs I. Hawkeswood (mother), Coromandel, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown 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
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Pat and Chris; father of Lee, Christina

    RNZAF Cenotaph database details compiled from information in the Death Notice AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    25 September 2006 AWMM
    Age 81 AWMM
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  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Buffalo Cemetery, 49 Buffalo Road, Thames-Coromandel District AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 29 September 2006 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Thank you Dad for your immense sacrifice to ensure freedom for my generation and the generations to come. I your daughter honour you.
    Public - Christina Kathleen - Child - 25 April 2020
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Burdon, R. (1959). 24 Battalion. Wellington, Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch.
    http://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2-24Ba.html
    Further Reference
  • Documents
    • Burdon, R. (1959). 24 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Burdon, R. (1959). 24 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 15 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1945 to 31st December, 1945). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 15: WW2 62 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. December 2006, Issue 148 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: 29 September 2006 AWMM
    • Brocklebank, L.W. (1997). Jayforce : New Zealand and the military occupation of Japan, 1945-48. Auckland, N.Z.: Oxford University Press. AWMM

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25 April 2020Christina KathleenBallina, NSW, AustraliaChild

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