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Lawrence Barber

First day on the job Western Desert North Africa

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Identity

  • Title
    Mr Public - John Lawrence - Child - 18 April 2015 - Family papers
  • Forenames
    • Lawrence AWMM
    • George Wilfred Lawrence Public - John Lawrence - Child - 18 April 2015 - Family papers
  • Surname
    • Barber AWMM
    • Barber Public - John Lawrence - Child - 18 April 2015 - Family papers
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Laurie Public - John Lawrence - Child - 18 April 2015 - Family papers
  • Service number
    • 2747 AWMM
    • 2747 Public - John Lawrence - Child - 18 April 2015 - Military Files
  • Gender
  • 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 139 Bank Street, Whangarei, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M. Barber (mother), 110 Jeffries Road, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 5 January 1940 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • 2747 AWMM
    • 2747 Public - John Lawrence - Child - 18 April 2015 - Military Files
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Private AWMM

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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  • From http://freedomscall.nzmkr.com/wordpress/
    John Barber says:
    April 17, 2015 at 7:31 am
    The entry for Barber L Regimental number 2747 is incorrect. He is my father and his details are as follows
    Name : George Wilfred Lawrence Barber aka Laurie
    Birth : 29th January 1916
    Death: 25th February 1983
    Place of death : Whangarei
    Buried Maunu cemetary RSA section
    Rank at exit from Army : L/Cpl
    Next of kin : Mrs M Barber 110 Jefferies Rd Christchurch
    Age at death 67 AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
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  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
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Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    WW2 1: WW2 13 AWMM

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18 April 2015John LawrenceWhangarei NZChild

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