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William Francis Angell

My Husband William F Angell. Photo is beleived to be around 1969-1970 when he was due to go to Vietnam in the 1RNZIR Victor 5 coy

387723 - PVT Angell, W F

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  • Title
    PVT Public - Carolyn Isabel - Wife - 20 November 2016 - Family Documents
  • Forenames
    William Francis AWMM
  • Surname
    Angell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • William Francis Angell AWMM
    • Willie AWMM
    • Bill / Willy Public - Carolyn Isabel - Wife - 20 November 2016 - Family Documents
  • Service number
    Vietnam 387723 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    16 February 1948 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on 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 Carolyn; father of Anne-Maree, David and Justine

      Service: Glen Eden RSA

      Read citation for Cross of Gallantry with Silver Star. Approved for aceptance and wear by Governor General. AWMM
    • Grandfather of Anthony, Chris, Destiny, Dallas, Brandon, Kitana,
      Great Grandfather to Heidi, Dhevante, Madeleine, Deziah Public - Carolyn Isabel - Wife - 20 November 2016 - Family Knowledge
    • Loved husband of Carolyn
      Father of Marlene, Anne-Maree, David, Justine and adopted father of Alec
      Koro of Brandon, Karl, Anthony, Christopher, Destiny, Dallas, Ricus, Brandon, Lawrence and Kitana
      Old Koro to Heidi, Dhevante, Deziah and Madeleine Public - Ree - Child - 15 August 2018 - my mum (his wife) and me (his daughter)
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About death

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  • Death
    28 September 2010 AWMM
    Age 62 AWMM
    AvondaleAuckland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: New Zealand Herald, 29 September 2010 AWMM
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  • Memorial reference



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  • #387723 William Francis (Willy) ANGELL [V5] 28 September 2010..aged 62 Waikumete Cemetery, 4128 Great North Rd, Glen Eden, Auckland 0602. Service Persons Area M, Row; 23, Plot; 118 [-36.90575, 174.64987] LEST WE FORGET Willy our ole mate who toured through Dieppe with Victor 6 Company, never forgotten brother. ONWARD.



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  • External links
    Australia's Vietnam War
    Further Reference
  • References
    • Subritsky, M. (Ed). (1995). The Vietnam scrapbook: The second ANZAC adventure. Papakura, N.Z.: Three Feathers Publishing Co. AWMM
      Subritsky, M., (1995), p. 267. AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death notice: New Zealand Herald, 29 September 2010 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
    • Malayan Veterans Assn. (2004-). Selamat : Newsletter of the Malayan Veterans' Association Inc. AWMM
    • Black, E. A. (n.d.). N.Z. armed forces honours & awards : Korea, Malaya, South Vietnam, 1950-1972. Wellington, N.Z.: Defence Headquarters. AWMM


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23 August 2020CarolHavelock NorthOther
15 August 2018ReeAuckland, New ZealandChild

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