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Colin Bruce Riddle

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Headstone, Waiuku Cemetery, (photo J. Halpin 2012) - This image may be subject to copyright

Headstone, Waiuku Cemetery, (photo J. Halpin 2012) - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Colin Bruce AWMM
  • Surname
    Riddle AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    CB AWMM
  • Service number
    Vietnam 42054 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    13 January 1945 Ministry for Culture and Heritage
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • 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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Rob and Vera.

    Husband of Irene

    Cenotaph record compiled from the death notification in Contact

    Buried in Waiuku, RSA section, row S4, Plot 10. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    12 March 1998 Ministry for Culture and Heritage
    Age 53 AWMM
    AucklandNew Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Waiuku Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Waiuku, New Zealand AWMM RSA Section AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: Franklin Vietnam Veterans AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Subritsky, M. (Ed). (1995). The Vietnam scrapbook: The second ANZAC adventure. Papakura, N.Z.: Three Feathers Publishing Co. AWMM
      Subritsky, M. (Compiler). (1995). p. 287 AWMM
    • Contact (Magazine of the New Zealand Ex-Vietnam Services Association) AWMM
      Last Post. (2009, March). Contact, 25(1), p. 1 AWMM
    • Contact (Magazine of the New Zealand Ex-Vietnam Services Association) AWMM
      Death notice: Franklin Vietnam Veterans AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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