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Lawrence Emmet Cunningham

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Lawrence Emmet AWMM
  • Surname
    Cunningham AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    61955 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    5 April 1910 AWMM AWMM
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 163 Park Road, Grafton, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs A.M. Cunningham (mother), 163 Park Road, Grafton, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 15 September 1941 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    North Africa AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    61955 AWMM
  • Military service
    OTC, Downside College, England 6 years AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Company manager/Civilian AWMM
    AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
    • WW2 POW - P.G. 85 PM 3450 AWMM
      AWMM
      28 June 1942 AWMM
    • POW - P.G. 57 PM 3200 Gruppignano, Italy AWMM
    • POW - Stalag VII-A Moosburg, Germany AWMM
    • WW2
      28 June 1942 AWMM
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
    WW2 Safe in UK 25 April 1045 AWMM
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number
    32881 AWMM

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 9 inches AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Dark Brown AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      Fresh AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Blue AWMM
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      cancer AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Gertrude Edmonds; 1 daughter Mary

    Invalided to New Zealand, disembarked 5 September 1945 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    9 April 1963 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Roman Catholic Berm A Row 14, Plot 55 AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

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Sources

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