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Douglas Ernest Tooby

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Douglas Ernest AWMM
  • Surname
    Tooby AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    251064 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    22 March 1921 Public - Lynne Robina - Child - 18 July 2020 - Family papers
  • Place of birth
    Masterton Public - Lynne Robina - Child - 18 July 2020 - Family papers
  • Birth notes
    4th of 6 children born to Jean and Ernest Tooby Public - Lynne Robina - Child - 18 July 2020 - Family papers
  • Address before enlistment
    • Unknown AWMM 70 Essex Street, Masterton, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM 70 Essex Street, Masterton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Teaching Public - Lynne Robina - Child - 18 July 2020 - Family papers
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mr E.T. Tooby (father), 70 Essex Street, Masterton, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mrs Joyce Edna Tooby (wife), 70 Essex Street, Masterton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Unknown AWMM Single AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM Married AWMM
    • Married 8 May 1943 Public - Lynne Robina - Child - 18 July 2020 - Family papers

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    251064 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Clerk AWMM
    MastertonWairarapa AWMM
  • 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Second son of Ernest William Tooby

    Brothers Douglas Ernest Tooby (251064) and Alan Mansfield Tooby (45724) served in WW2.

    Husband of Joyce Edna nee Knighton.

    Engagement announced 12 June 1943. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    12 June 2014 AWMM
    Age 93 AWMM
    TakapunaNorth Shore City AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 14 June 2014. AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • The Evening Post 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 400 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 14 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1944 to 31st December, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 14: WW2 99 AWMM
    • Dominion Post AWMM
      16 June 2014 AWMM

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18 July 2020Lynne RobinaAuckland NZChild

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