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Nicholas Leonard Brady

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This photo would of been taken prior to leaving NZ  probably given to his family in Hawera.

NICHOLAS LEONARD BRADY

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Nicholas Leonard AWMM
  • Surname
    Brady AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    5605 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    8 November 1914 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    8th November 1914 Public - NICHOLAS ANTHONY - Child - 23 December 2017 - Wellington NZ
  • Place of birth
    WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND Public - NICHOLAS ANTHONY - Child - 23 December 2017 - Wellington NZ
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Timandra Street, New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    CAR PAINTER Public - NICHOLAS ANTHONY - Child - 23 December 2017 - Wellington NZ
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Marcella Brady (mother), 248 High Street, Hawera, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 5 January 1940 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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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
    WW2 POW - Stalag XVIII-A, Wolfsberg, Austria 2NZEF, Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. N.Z. 1945.
    2NZEF, Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. N.Z. 1945.
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
    WW2 Escaped or evaded capture. Date Interrogated: circa 8 May 1945. AWMM
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number
    WWII 478 AWMM

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    1992 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
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  • Cemetery name
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  • He was born 8th November 1914 in Wellington NZ Left NZ in January 1940 Fought on Crete and was captured by the Germans on the 28 April 1941 followed by imprisonment firstly at Corinth. 3 week train journey cramped in cattle trucks on rail, finally arriving in Austria and POW life at Stalag XVIIIA. Returned to NZ in October 1945 follwing three months rest and recuperation in England and Scotland. Married 6 October 1947 to Ann Traynor Heffernan at Nelson. Died on the 3rd January 1992 at his home in Eltham. Is buried along with my mother in the Hawera Cemetery.
    Public - NICHOLAS ANTHONY (Nick) - Child - 22 January 2015
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Sources

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  • 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 23 AWMM
    • Great Britain Army. (1945). Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. London, U.K.: Government Printer. AWMM
    • Nominal Roll of NZ Escapees and Evaders - 1 New Zealand Interrogation Section Book 2, Archives New Zealand, Wellington, AAAA 7393 (R25405145) AWMM

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23 December 2017NICHOLAS ANTHONY STRATFORD. TARANAKI, NZ Child
22 January 2015NICHOLAS ANTHONY (Nick)Stratford, Taranaki New Zealand Child

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