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Norman Rosser



  • Title
  • Forenames
    Norman AWMM
  • Surname
    Rosser AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ437340 AWMM
    • WWII 437340 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    22 January 1925 Wings Over Cambridge RotoruaBay of Plenty Wings Over Cambridge
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Shakespeare Street, Leamington AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Kathy

    Cenotaph database record compiled from information in the Death Notice AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    17 July 2010 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cremated AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: New Zealand Herald, 19 July 2010
    ROSSER, Norman. (Service No NZ437340 24 Squadron, WWII). On 17 July 2010, passed away peacefully at Auckland City Hospital. Dearly loved husband of Kathy (nee Nightingale). He fought bravely and with dignity. A Service for Norman will be held in the All Saints Chapel of the Purewa Crematorium, 100 St Johns Road, Meadowbank on Thursday, 22 July at 1.30pm. Special thanks to the doctors and nursing staff of ward 31, Auckland City Hospital. All communications to the Rosser Family, c/- PO Box 44-022, Pt Chevalier, Auckland 1246. AWMM
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  • Memorial reference



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