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Alfred Montague Bush

  • Service number
    1713 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alfred Montague AWMM
  • Surname
    Bush AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    1713 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • 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 3 Esplanade Road, Mt Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr J.A. Bush (father), Box 35, Marton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 5 January 1940 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Crete and Alamein Public - Duncan John - Child - 27 August 2015 - see above
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    1713 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    Horo Horo (North of Hamilton Public - Duncan John - Child - 27 August 2015 - Told to me by my father
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Bank officer/Civilian AWMM
    AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment
    26 Public - Duncan John - Child - 27 August 2015 - He enlisted in late 1939. see DOB

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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Death

About death

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

Memorials

Memorial

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Roll of Honour

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  • Children - Duncan John Bush -b 23/03/1950 Robin Jane Bishop (nee Bush) b 01/12/1955 Retired to Howick 1973. Married 46 years till death 12/06/1993. Wife died 18/08/2004. Thoroughly enjoyed retirement. Travelled to Europe soon after retirement, then most years to Queensland (Robin lives in Brisbane). Frequent trips to Gisborne (Duncan's Home) and around NZ. Loved his Grandchildren (3 in Australia and 2 in Gisborne). Keen and competitive lawn bowler and bridge player. Lived a full and productive life
    Public - Duncan John - Child - 27 August 2015
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    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 30 AWMM

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27 August 2015Duncan JohnGisborne NZChild

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