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Gordon Areka Alex

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  • Service number
    • Vietnam 390389 AWMM
    • L390389 Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 2 May 2018 - Dieppe Barracks History
  • Also known as
    • Gordon A. Areka AWMM
    • Gordon A. Alex AWMM
    • Gordon Areka ALEX Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 2 May 2018 - Military Personnel File
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Gordon Areka AWMM
  • Surname
    Alex AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Gordon A. Areka AWMM
    • Gordon A. Alex AWMM
    • Gordon Areka ALEX Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 2 May 2018 - Military Personnel File
  • Service number
    • Vietnam 390389 AWMM
    • L390389 Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 2 May 2018 - Dieppe Barracks History
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    14 February 1947 Ministry for Culture and Heritage
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
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  • Address before enlistment
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  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    NZ Force South East Asia (NZForSEA) Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 4 May 2018 - Dieppe Barracks History
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • Vietnam 390389 AWMM
    • L390389 Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 2 May 2018 - Dieppe Barracks History
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
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  • Liberation date
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Medical history

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Last known rank

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Biographical information

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  • Father of Lee Alex

    Listed on the Flinkenberg List and by NZHistory online as ALEX, Gordon A.

    Cremated in WA and ashes interred at whanau urupa, Toetoe Road, Otaika, Whangarei. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    29 April 2007 AWMM
    PerthWestern Australia AWMM
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  • Place of death
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  • Cemetery name
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  • Obituary
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Memorial

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  • Upon further investigation Alex is not buried in Western Australia. He died and was cremated there but his ashed are interned at at whanau urupa, Toetoe Road, Otaika, Whangarei.
    http://www.w3vietnam.org.nz/people.htm
    LEST WE FORGET
    Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 18 March 2018
  • Gordon was born on the 14th of February 1947. L390389 Gordon Areka (GA) ALEX [W3-1] (Admin Coy ?73?) 29 Apr 200 aged 60. Cremated and buried at Fremantle Cemetery, Cnr Carrington Street & Leach Highway, Palmyra WA 6157, Australia [-32.05293, 115.78369] LEST WE FORGET
    Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 3 December 2017

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