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Jack Humphrey Ward

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Jack Humphrey AWMM
  • Surname
    Ward AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    21296 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    24 November 1913 Public - Murray Pierce Williams - Other relative - 6 August 2016 - Death certificate
  • Place of birth
    Kaponga Public - Murray Pierce Williams - Other relative - 6 August 2016 - Death certificate
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
    School teacher Public - Murray Pierce Williams - Other relative - 6 August 2016 - Personal knowledge. I am one of Jack Humphrey Ward's nephews and was the executor of his will.
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr W.E. Ward (father), Paeroa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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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  • Son of William and Helen Ward AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    • 9 September 2004 AWMM
      HamiltonWaikato AWMM
    • 9 September 2004 21Bn Assoc. Inc. Records. MS-2008-42.
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, September 2004 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 131 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, September 2004 AWMM
    • Veterans' club : the comradeship and memories of Auckland's 21st infantry battalion. Auckland War Memorial Museum : Auckland. Accompanies exhibition held in the Pictorial Gallery, second floor, Auckland War Memorial Museum, 24 March-21 May 2006. AWMM
    • 21 New Zealand Infantry Battalion Association Inc. Records, 1955 - 2005. Auckland War Memorial Museum. MS-2008-42. AWMM
    • 21 Battalion (Official history of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45) AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
06 August 2016Murray Pierce WilliamsAuckland, New ZealandOther relative

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