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Herbert Edward Dorset

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Herbert Edward AWMM
  • Surname
    Dorset AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Max AWMM
  • Service number
    W3638 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

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Navy AWMM
  • Service number
    W3638 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
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Father of Richard, Leslie, John Digby, Derryn, Robyn, Darryl and Les

    Cenotaph database record compiled from information in the Death Notice AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    13 February 2011 AWMM
    Age 94 AWMM
    MastertonWairarapa AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Archer Street Cemetery, Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: The Dominion Post, 15 February 2011, p. C9 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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  • Here with a Loaf of Bread beneath the Bough,
    A Flask of Wine, a Book of Verse ~ and Thou
    Beside me singing in the Wilderness ~
    And Wilderness is Paradise enow.

    Rubaiyat Of Omar Khayyam
    Public - Linda - Friend - 25 February 2018
    Report 

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Dominion Post AWMM
    • Dominion Post AWMM
      Death notice: The Dominion Post, 15 February 2011, p. C9 AWMM

Contributors

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25 February 2018LindaFoxtonFriend

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