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James Edwin Hepburn

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Edwin AWMM
  • Surname
    Hepburn AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    8767 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 20 Elliott Street, Papakura, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr A. Hepburn (brother), C/o Masonic Hotel, Napier, 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
    8767 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 Labourer/Civilian AWMM
    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
    11 March 1989 Public Source
  • Date of death
    11/3/1989 Public - Allan - Researcher - 2 May 2019 - Manawatu District Council Cemetery Records
  • Age at death
    74 Public - Allan - Researcher - 2 May 2019 - Manawatu District Council Cemetery Records
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Sandon Cemetery, Manawatu Public - Allan - Researcher - 2 May 2019 - Manawatu District Council Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
    Row P Plot 2a Public - Allan - Researcher - 2 May 2019 - Manawatu District Council Cemetery Records
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • 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 80 AWMM
    • Hepburn, James Edwin, 1914-1989, Papers, Auckland War Memorial Museum, MS-2015-8. AWMM
    • Kay, R. (1958). 27 (Machine Gun) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

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02 May 2019AllanFeildingResearcher

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