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Claude Anzac Moon


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Claude Anzac AWMM
  • Surname
    Moon AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    6272 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • 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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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    6272 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Motor Truck Driver/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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 Amy; father of Coral, David, Christine, Rosemary, Jack AWMM
    • Grandfather of Philip & Tina Public - Tina - Direct descendant - 15 April 2020 - Family records


About death

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  • Death
    19 January 2005 AWMM
    Age 88 AWMM
    MorrinsvilleWaikato AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Piako Cemetery, Seales Road, Morrinsville, Matamata-Piako District, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, January 2005 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name

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  • I love you Grandad... I know your up there shinning down on us and I think of you all the time... especially today. I look forward to making you proud come the next while and know your spirit lives by us all... that connection forever strong.
    Love you so much and will always have the fondest of memories with you.
    Love shan xx
    Public - Shannon - Direct descendant - 25 April 2020
  • Miss you Dad, have many many fond memories of you. You were a very special Dad and mate.
    Public - David - Child - 15 April 2020
  • My darling dad, my friend, my confidant, teller of stories and weaver of tails.
    How we laughed together. How I miss you and your words of wisdom. Always loved you and always will.
    Public - Coral - Child - 15 September 2018
  • We will forever love you Grandad, you are always in our hearts, your spirit is forever with us and we love you always - this world and the next, much love always, your great granddaughter Shannon Hawkey. xxx
    Public - Shannon - Direct descendant - 10 December 2017



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  • External links
  • Documents
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 2: WW2 132 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, January 2005 AWMM
    • Puttick, E. (1960). 25 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM


Command item
Command item
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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
25 April 2020ShannonChristchurchDirect descendant
15 April 2020DavidTairuaChild
15 April 2020TinaAuckland, New ZealandDirect descendant
15 September 2018CoralBlenheimChild
10 December 2017ShannonAucklandDirect descendant
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