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Gordon Desmond Honey

Helensville Historic Village Court Star Memorial. Court Pride of Kaukapakapa, Roll of Honour 1939-1945. Image provided by John Halpin 2015, CC BY John Halpin 2015.

Helensville Historic Village Court Star Memorial. Court Pride of Kaukapakapa, Roll of Honour 1939-19 …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Gordon Desmond AWMM
  • Surname
    Honey AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    74897 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 Kaukapakapa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M. Honey (mother), Makarau RD, Kaukapakapa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    74897 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 Bushman/Civilian 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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  • Husband of Cath; father of Joy, Alan, Gay and Lois AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    14 October 2005 AWMM
    Age 85 AWMM
    WhangareiNorthland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Maunu Cemetery, Cemetery Road off State Highway 14, Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand AWMM Ashes RSA Plot 2154 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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  • Four Honey brothers served, Gordon, Nelson, Leslie and Dennis. All returned.
    Public - Megan - Researcher - 2 April 2018
    Report 

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    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 189 AWMM

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