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Rowland Dasler

Photograph of First Echelon, Divisional Signals. Back row: Captains A. E. Smith, R. L. C. Grant, Lieutenants D. M. Burns, R. Dasler, Second-Lieutenant A. G. Holms, Lieutenant C. G. Pryor. Front row: Lieutenant D. M. McFarlane, Captains J. Feeney, J. Vincent, DCM, MM, Lieutenant-Colonel S. F. Allen, Major G. L. Agar, Lieutenant C. A. Borman, Captain E. L. J. Marshall, Lieutenant N. G. Fletcher. Image kindly provided by New Zealand Electronic Text Collection, from Divisional Signals, The Official History of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939–1945. Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Photograph of First Echelon, Divisional Signals. Back row: Captains A. E. Smith, R. L. C. Grant, Lie …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Rowland AWMM
  • Surname
    Dasler AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 4541 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM 192 Brougham Street, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs E.A. Dasler (wife), 51 Bowhill Road North, New Brighton, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 5 January 1940 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 4541 AWMM
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Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • POW serial number

Medical history

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Last known rank

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Biographical information

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Death

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Sources

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  • External links
    Divisional Signals, The Official History of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-1945. New Zealand Electronic Text Collection.
    http://nzetc.victoria.ac.nz/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2DiSi.html
    Further Reference
  • 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 46 AWMM
    • Borman, C. (1954). Divisional Signals. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

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