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Geoffrey Charles Russell Pannell

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Flight-Lieutenant G. C. R. Pannell, D.F.C., of Christchurch, awarded the Croix de Guerre. Taken from the supplement to the Auckland Weekly News 19 MAY 1943 p019. Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, AWNS-19430519-19-5.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Geoffrey Charles Russell AWMM
  • Surname
    Pannell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    NZ391856 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1913 AWMM ChristchurchCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr C. Pannell (father), Springston, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 17 December 1939 AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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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  • Attended Waitaki Boys High School

    Portrait in Wynn, K. (1981). The Battle of Britain: 10 July - 31 October 1940 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    3 May 1980 AWMM
    SpringstonCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Springston Cemetery, Selwyn District, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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