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Michael Sheerin

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Photograph of Trooper Michael Sheerin 813643. Image part of Crichton photo album 1. Image kindly provided by Nessa Crichton (October 2018). Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Photograph of Trooper Michael Sheerin 813643. Image part of Crichton photo album 1. Image kindly pro …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Michael AWMM
  • Surname
    Sheerin AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Mick AWMM
  • Service number
    Jayforce 813643 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1926 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Jayforce Rotowaro, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Jayforce Mrs J. Sherrin (mother), Rotowaro, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single/Jayforce 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
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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 Joan; father of Peter.

    Father Barney Sheerin (72716) served in the First World War and brother Jim in the Second World War. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    10 July 2008 AWMM
    Age 86 AWMM
    HamiltonWaikato AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1950). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 16 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1946 to 30th June, 1948). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.120 AWMM
    • Loughnan, R. (1963). Divisional Cavalry. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family 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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