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Owen Bailis Dobbs

Owen Dobbs

Owen Dobbs

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Owen Bailis AWMM
  • Surname
    Dobbs AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    3777 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    5 April 1914 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    05/04/1914 Public - Philip Ross - Other relative - 9 October 2018 - Family papers
  • Place of birth
    Taumarunui Public - Philip Ross - Other relative - 9 October 2018 - Family papers
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM C/o Kaitieke C.C. Raurimu, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr O.B. Dobbs, RD, Raurimu, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 5 January 1940 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    3777 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Roadman/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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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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  • I'm researching the War record of Owen Dobbs to compile a history for his son John. John is a friend of mine. Any contiributions either formal records or anecdotes will be greatly appreciated.
    Public - Graham Steven - Researcher - 17 April 2017
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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 50 AWMM
    • Dawson, W. (1961). 18 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
09 October 2018Philip RossNobby Beach Queensland, AustraliaOther relative
17 April 2017Graham Steven Napier, New ZealandResearcher

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