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Eric Cecil Albert Larsen

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Eric Cecil Albert AWMM
  • Surname
    Larsen AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    6747 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    10 November 1917 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 6 Oriental Street, New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr. Cecil S.Larsen (father) 8 Colombo Street, Palmerston North, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Battle of Crete Public - Brenda - Direct descendant - 31 October 2015 - Military Personnel Record & Family History
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    6747 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    Trentham Camp Public - Brenda - Direct descendant - 31 October 2015 - Military Personnel File
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Casual Worker/Civilian AWMM
    New PlymouthTaranaki AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment
    22 Public - Brenda - Direct descendant - 31 October 2015 - Military Personnel File

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
    • WW2
      Crete, Greece List of 2NZEF POW (MS 2009/8)
    • WW2 POW - Stalag VIII-B (later 344), Lamsdorf, Germany 2NZEF, Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. N.Z. 1945.
      Germany, Europe 2NZEF, Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. N.Z. 1945.
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number
    WWII 23268 AWMM

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
    1983 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
    2/10/1983 Public - Brenda - Direct descendant - 31 October 2015 - Grave stone
  • Age at death
    65 Public - Brenda - Direct descendant - 31 October 2015 - Grave stone
  • Place of death
    Palmerston North Public - Brenda - Direct descendant - 31 October 2015 - Family history
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Kelvin Grove, Palmerston North Public - Brenda - Direct descendant - 31 October 2015 - Family history
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Births, Deaths and Marriages (New Zealand) Historical Records online
    https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 2: WW2 107 AWMM
    • List of 2NZEF Prisoners of War. 1941-1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 2009/8. AWMM
    • Great Britain Army. (1945). Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. London, U.K.: Government Printer. AWMM
    • Henderson, J. (1958). 22 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
31 October 2015BrendaBoulcott, Lower HuttDirect descendant
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