condensed discuss document expanded export feedback print share remove reset document_white enquire_white export_white report_white
Alert!

Auckland Museum is temporarily closed

Tāmaki Paenga Hira Auckland War Memorial Museum is currently closed to the public in step with our country’s efforts to limit the transmission of the COVID-19 Coronavirus. Find out more

Allen Frederick Addison

-

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Allen Frederick AWMM
  • Surname
    Addison AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    599444 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

Contribute ›
  • Birth
    6 February 1914 AWMM AWMM
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 23 March 1942 AWMM 18 Oaklands Road, Mount Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Builder AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Mamie Rose Addison (wife), 18 Oaklands Road, Mount Eden, Auckland AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 10 December 1942 AWMM Married AWMM
    Married, 1 child AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

Contribute ›
  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    599444 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

Contribute ›

Training and Enlistment

Contribute ›
  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 23 March 1942 AWMM
    Age 28 AWMM
    Body builder AWMM
    AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Prisoner of war

Contribute ›
  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

Contribute ›
  • Medical notes
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 feet 6.5 inches AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      Fair AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      Heart Failure and Gangrene AWMM

Last known rank

Contribute ›
  • Last rank
    WW2 10 December 1945 AWMM
    End of War AWMM
    Driver AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

Contribute ›

Death

About death

Contribute ›
  • Death
    26 July 2003 AWMM
    Age 89 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Purewa Cemetery and Crematorium, Meadowbank, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: New Zealand Herald, 28 July 2003 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

Contribute ›
  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember Allen Frederick Addison by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Allen Frederick Addison

Leave a note

Contribute ›

Sources

Sources

Contribute ›
  • 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. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 9: WW2 4 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death notice: New Zealand Herald, 28 July 2003 AWMM
The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.