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Gwenda Bews Christophers

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Gwenda Bews AWMM
  • Surname
    Christophers AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Gwenda Bews Birnie AWMM
    • Gwenda Bews Gascoyne AWMM
  • Service number
    W3596 AWMM
  • Gender
    Female 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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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

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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  • Wife of Bill Birnie and previously David Gascoyne

    Cenotaph database record compiled from information in the Death Notice AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    7 June 2006 AWMM
    Age 84 AWMM
    TaurangaTauranga AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Pyes Pa Cemetery, Tauranga, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 8 June 2006 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 8 June 2006 AWMM
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