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Arthur Joseph Newman

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Arthur Joseph Newman

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Arthur Joseph AWMM
  • Surname
    Newman AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Arthur Joseph Newman AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII 813626 AWMM
    • Korea 206695 AWMM
    • WWII 4418890 AWMM
    • WWII NZ4418890 AWMM
    • Korea 206695 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    1st April Public - Kirsty - Direct descendant - 25 April 2017 - family papers
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Waitea Road, Kakahi, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    labourer Public - Kirsty - Direct descendant - 25 April 2017 - family papers
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs R. F. Newman (mother), Waitea Road, Kakahi, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Unknown AWMM Single/Jayforce AWMM
    • Married to Jill Newman (Hayes) Public - Kirsty - Direct descendant - 25 April 2017 - I am their grand daughter


Wars and conflicts

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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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  • Husband of Jill; father of Linda, Carroll, Keith, Graeme, Grant AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    5 March 2010 AWMM
    Age 84 AWMM
    WaikatoNew Zealand AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    RSA Plot 309, Row UNK, Taumarunui New Cemetery, Taumarunui AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 8 March 2010 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name

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  • A lovely Uncle respected by all that knew him Hard working and Loyal
    Public - Lynda - Other relative - 25 April 2017
  • An amazing Grandfather who taught me so much, he will always be my hero xx
    Public - Sara - Other Relative - 25 April 2015



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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.97 AWMM
    • Chamberlain, H. (2013). The New Zealand Korea Roll : honouring those who served in the New Zealand Armed Forces in Korea, 1950-1957. Wellington, N.Z.: Author. AWMM
      p.306 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
    • Nominal rolls - Nominal rolls embarkation K-force [Korea Nominal Roll], Archives New Zealand, Wellington, AAYS 8638 AD1/1433 (R22440250) AWMM


Command item
Command item
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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
08 August 2018Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
25 April 2017LyndaTaumarunuiOther relative
25 April 2017KirstyShannonDirect descendant
25 April 2015Sara Auckland New ZealandOther Relative

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