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George Simpkins Rogers

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Photograph of former officers of 21 Battalion. From left: Lt Col H. McElroy, Lt A. Potter, Major G. Hawkesby, Lt F. Solomon, Major W. Parfitt, Lt Col G. Rogers, Lt C. Harris, Capt A. Craig. The Weekly News, Wednesday, 12 June 1963, p.32. - This image may be subject to copyright
Photograph of former officers of 21 Battalion. From left: Lt … Read more

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Simpkins AWMM
  • Surname
    Rogers AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    20469 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    17 February 1916 AWMM OpotikiBay of Plenty AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Unknown AWMM Matiera, via Ngaruawahia, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM Matiera, via Ngaruawahia, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs C.J. Rogers (mother), Drury, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mrs C.J. Rogers (mother), Drury, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western Desert AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    20469 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

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
    Wounds , Diseases, Unknown Period AWMM
    Wounded 22 July 1942 AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    2002 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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    • 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 160 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 14 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1944 to 31st December, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 14: WW2 84 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 14 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1944 to 31st December, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM