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Wallace Alfred Robinson

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Grave of WA Robinson (61737), Featherston Cemetery, (image supplied by Sam Hodder) - This image may be subject to copyright

Grave of WA Robinson (61737), Featherston Cemetery, (image supplied by Sam Hodder) - This image may …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Wallace Alfred AWMM
  • Surname
    Robinson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    61737 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    3 November 1911 AWMM New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Pre 24 July 1940 AWMM Slevin Street, Waihi, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM Slevin Street, Waihi, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM Slevin Street, Waihi, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM Slevin Street, Waihi, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mary Ann Robinson (mother), Slevin Street, Waihi, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mary Ann Robinson (mother), Slevin Street, Waihi, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mary Ann Robinson (mother), Slevin Street, Waihi, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mary Ann Robinson (mother), Slevin Street, Waihi, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 1941 AWMM Single AWMM
    • Pre 8 August 1941 AWMM Single AWMM
    • Pre 7 October 1942 AWMM Single AWMM
    • Pre 1945 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    61737 AWMM
  • Military service
    N Force N-Force R22440250
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 8.25 inches AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      Fresh AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Maryann (Mary Ann) Robinson and George Robinson

    Entered Papakura Camp 7 April 1941 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    21 February 1961 AWMM
    Age 50 AWMM
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Featherston Cemetery, Western Lake Road, Featherston, Wairarapa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Births, Deaths and Marriages (New Zealand) Historical Records online
    https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz
    Sources Used
  • References
    • Cooke, P. (2001). Defending New Zealand: ramparts on the sea 1840-1950s. Wellington, N.Z.: Defence of New Zealand Study Group. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 4: WW2 303 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 5: WW2 181 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 9: WW2 341 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 15: WW2 122 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 15 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1945 to 31st December, 1945). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
    • Nominal Rolls - Embarkation N-Force [Norfolk Force Embarkation Rolls], Archives New Zealand, Wellington, AAYS 8638 AD1/1428 (R22440218) AWMM
    • Gillespie, O. (1952). The Pacific. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

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