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George Connecticut Latta

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Connecticut AWMM
  • Surname
    Latta AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 20246 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    11 August 1908 AWMM New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
    11 August 1908 Public - Henry John - Child - 11 May 2016 - Family oral history
  • Place of birth
    Pukekohe East. Moved to Otahuhu c1916 Public - Henry John - Child - 11 May 2016 - Family oral history
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • WW2 Princess Street, Otahuhu, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • 187 Princes Street, Otahuhu, Auckland Public - Henry John - Child - 11 May 2016 - Family oral history
  • Post war occupation
    Independent businessman. Member Otahuhu Borough . Member Auckland Regional Authority. Public - Henry John - Child - 11 May 2016 - Family oral history
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mr Thomas Latta (father), Princess Street, Otahuhu, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Father Thomas Latta. Mother Euphemia Latta (nee Blair)
      Twin brother Henry Speery Latta (RNZAF) shot down and killed Wednesday, April 23, 1941 at Tobruk. Public - Henry John - Child - 11 May 2016 - Family oral history
  • Relationship status
    • Single AWMM
    • Married Eileen Constance Latta (nee Gearey) Cathedral, Parnell, Auckland, 1946. Public - Henry John - Child - 11 May 2016 - Family oral history

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 20246 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 Salesman/Civilian AWMM
    AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Salesman Public - Henry John - Child - 11 May 2016 - Family oral history
  • 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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  • Son of Thomas and Euphemia Latta. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • 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
    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

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
11 May 2016Henry JohnTuscaloosa, Alabamam, USAChild

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