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Lewis Robson Appleton

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Lewis Robson AWMM
  • Surname
    Appleton AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    610042 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
    Unknown AWMM Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs G.I. Appleton (mother), Dargaville, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    610042 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Husband of Betty; father of Yvonne, Judy and Lindsay AWMM
    • Husband of Betty; father of Yvonne, Judy, Lindsay, Bruce and Robin. Public - Bruce - Child - 25 March 2016 - Family oral history.

Death

About death

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  • Death
    11 January 2006 AWMM
    Age 88 AWMM
    PapakuraAuckland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: New Zealand Herald, January 2006 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Leave a tribute or memory of Lewis Robson Appleton

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  • His son's name was Bruce.
    Public - Bruce - Child - 25 March 2016
  • Jock Appleton is my childrens great grandfather, we have a book of memories that his son has written about his time in the war with pictures and other information.
    Public - NINA - 6 January 2016

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 13 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1944 to 31st March, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 13: WW2 6 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death notice: New Zealand Herald, January 2006 AWMM
    • Marlease The Condy's Kiwi, My true story at the front with the legendary Second New Zealand Division Public - Bruce - Child - 25 March 2016 - Written Family History

Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
25 March 2016BruceNew ZealandChild
06 January 2016NINApukekohe, auckland nzOther
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