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Valance Harvey Shepherd

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Headstone, Port Albert Cemetery (photo John Halpin 2010) - CC BY John Halpin

Headstone, Port Albert Cemetery (photo John Halpin 2010) - CC BY John Halpin

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Valance Harvey AWMM
  • Surname
    Shepherd AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    72789 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    4 March 1919 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Port Albert, RD Wellsford, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs A.D. Shepherd (wife), C/o W.K. Becroft, Port Albert, RD Wellsford, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    72789 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    1 June 2007 AWMM
    Age 88 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Port Albert Cemetery, Port Albert, Rodney District, New Zealand AWMM Block 1 Row 1 Plot 230 Seq 1 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • 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
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 7 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1942 to 31st March, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    WW2 7: WW2 127 AWMM
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