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Rex Nelson Williamson

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Rex Nelson Williamson portrait, Naval uniform, from the studio [Stale?], Auckland - This image may be subject to copyright

Rex Nelson Williamson portrait, Naval uniform, from the studio [Stale?], Auckland - This image may b …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Rex Nelson AWMM
  • Surname
    Williamson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    NZ 1438 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    30 June 1917 AWMM MartonRangitikei AWMM
    Bonny Glen, Marton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 21 October 1936 AWMM Bonny Glen, Marton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs F.E. Williamson (mother), 24 Wellington Road, Marton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    Inter War 21 October 1936 AWMM
    Age 19 AWMM
    Farmer/Civilian AWMM
    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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 9.5 inches AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Light Brown AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Green AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      Fresh AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Mrs Noreen Ellen Williamson living in Silverhope, Hunterville, Main Trunk in 1948

    The family are listed on the census living in Auckland, Piako and Matamata AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    2004 AWMM
    New Zealand 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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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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