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Arthur Raymond Pearce

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Portrait, colour of 66952 Arthur Raymond Pearce (scanned from a copy kindly provided by family) - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait, colour of 66952 Arthur Raymond Pearce (scanned from a copy kindly provided by family) - Th …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Arthur Raymond AWMM
  • Surname
    Pearce AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 66952 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    17 September 1912 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 5 July 1941 AWMM 6 Kelly Street, Mt Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Mary Mabel Pearce (mother), 6 Kelly Street, Mt Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 66952 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 5 July 1941 AWMM
    Age 28 AWMM
    Carpenter/Civilian AWMM
    PapakuraAuckland AWMM
  • 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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 8.5 inches AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      dark AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Dark AWMM
    • Died of Sickness, Cause of Death AWMM
      Pneumonia AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW2 21 October 1943 AWMM
    Medical discharge AWMM
    Private AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Nesta Irene nee Pike. They had three sons: Spencer Raymond Pearce, Rowan Arthur Pearce, and Warren Peter Pearce

    Served in New Zealand 171 days and overseas 1 year 270 days AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    21 July 1996 AWMM
    Age 83 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cremated at Purewa Cemetery and Crematorium, Meadowbank, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Roll of Honour

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Leave a tribute or memory of Arthur Raymond Pearce

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  • IN MEMORY OF MY BELOVED GRANDFATHER, A HARDWORKING , LOVING , HONEST MAN. NEVER FORGOTTEN.
    Public - MARC RAYMOND - Other relative - 30 January 2016
    Report 

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 5: WW2 166 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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30 January 2016MARC RAYMONDWARKWORTHOther relative

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