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Arthur Priest

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Arthur AWMM
  • Surname
    Priest AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Mick AWMM
  • Service number
    446888 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    26 June 1922 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Western Hutt Road, Belmont, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M. Priest (mother), Western Hutt Road, Belmont, Wellington, 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
    446888 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Carpenter/Civilian 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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Phyl; father of Alan, Yvonne, Doug AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    31 May 2009 AWMM
    Age 86 AWMM
    TaurangaTauranga AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cremated at Pyes Pa Cemetery & Crematorium, Pyes Pa Memorial Park, 403 Pyes Pa Road, Tauranga, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 2 June 2009 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • 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 101 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 2 June 2009 AWMM
    • Cremated at Pyes Pa Cemetery & Crematorium, Pyes Pa Memorial Park, 403 Pyes Pa Road, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand AWMM
      Cemetery register no. C23373 AWMM
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