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Barry Michael Ackland



  • Title
  • Forenames
    Barry Michael AWMM
  • Surname
    Ackland AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Pickles AWMM
  • Service number
    • 458876 AWMM
    • 457866 AWMM
  • Gender
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    12 February 1931 AWMM
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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
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  • Enlistment
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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
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Medical history

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Biographical information

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  • Husband of Lovey.

    Cenotaph database record compiled from information in the death notice. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    4 February 2011 Death Notice Death Notice NZH 7/02/2011
    Age 79 AWMM
    HamiltonWaikato Death Notice Death Notice NZH 7/02/2011
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  • Cemetery
    Cremated AWMM
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  • Obituary
    ACKLAND Barry Michael (Pickles). Service No: 458876 Lance Corporal (Malaya) 1st Battalion. On Friday 4th February 2011. Peacefully at Waikato hospital surrounded by his loving family. Aged 79 years. Beloved husband and soulmate of Lovey. Loving Koro, stepfather and uncle. Loving brother to Dick. He will be sadly missed by all.

    Published by The New Zealand Herald on Feb. 7, 2011. AWMM
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  • External links
  • References
    • Pugsley, C. (2003). From emergency to confrontation: the New Zealand armed forces in Southeast Asia, 1949-1966. Oxford, England: Oxford University Press. AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: 7 February 2011 AWMM
    • 1NZIR Honours and Awards 1957-1959, Archives New Zealand AWMM
    • 1st Battalion - New Zealand Regiment - Historical Records - General, July 1957-1959, Archives New Zealand, Wellington, ADRC 17588 2/1/1 (R17928162). AWMM
    • Clamp, B., Clamp, D., & 1st Battalion the New Zealand Regiment (1957-59) Association. (2007). 1st battalion the New Zealand regiment (1957-59) association 50th anniversary: the first of the first. B. Clamp. AWMM
    • DECEASED, 1 NZ Regiment, 1961-63 – Internet resource. AWMM
    • Overseas postings and forces - New Zealand Force for Malaya Far East land forces - Officers, 1957-1971, Archives New Zealand, Wellington, AD-W6W2564 36 part 3. AWMM
    • This record was partially created from Cemetery research completed by Carol Foster (2021). AWMM
    • Malayan Veterans Assn. (2004-). Selamat : Newsletter of the Malayan Veterans' Association Inc. AWMM

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