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Ivan Lipsey Barker

Marble headstone with large concrete surround filled with pebbles

Headstone in Mamaku Cemebery

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ivan Lipsey AWMM
  • Surname
    Barker AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Bill Public - Dennis - Other relative - 14 January 2020 - Family
  • Service number
    420199 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    16 August 1919 Public - John - Other relative - 2 April 2016 - Barker Family Tree
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM PO Box 54, Mamaku, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs Elizabeth Barker (mother), PO Box 54, Mamaku, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand AWMM
    • One of four sons [Alan, Norman, George, Ivan] of Mr E and Mrs E Barker of Mamaku who served overseas in the NZ Army during World War II. Public - Dennis - Other relative - 14 January 2020 - Family record
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    420199 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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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
    Killed on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Edmund and Elizabeth Barker AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    9 February 1946 AWMM
    Age 26 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
    Kingseat Hospital Public - Dennis - Other relative - 14 January 2020 - Personal recollection
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Mamaku Cemetery, 13 Achilles Road, Mamaku, Rotorua District, New Zealand AWMM 23. 10. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
    Sources Used
  • References
    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 21 AWMM


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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
14 January 2020DennisWhangareiOther relative
09 May 2019LynetteMamaku RotoruaResearcher
02 April 2016JohnHikutaiaOther relative

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