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Oswald Clifford Cardno

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Sgt O.C. (Peter) Cardno

Sgt O.C. Cardno

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Oswald Clifford AWMM
  • Surname
    Cardno AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 60708 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    21 February 1919 Military personnel file MastertonWairarapa Military personnel file
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 6 January 1941 AWMM Te Ore Ore, Masterton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mrs H.J. Cardno (mother), Te Ore Ore, Masterton, New Zealand AWMM
    • My mother, Beryl Vida Cardno, would have been Dad's next of kin as they were married on the 1st March 1941. Mum lived in Karori, Wellington whilst Dad was overseas. Public - Lynley - Child - 22 April 2015 - Family Oral History
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 60708 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 23 May 1940 Military personnel file
    Age 21 AWMM
    Stock clerk/Civilian Military personnel file
    MastertonWairarapa Military personnel file
  • 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
    • Height, WWII AWMM
      5 feet 11 inches AWMM
    • Weight, WWII AWMM
      9 stone 12 pounds AWMM
    • Wounds Diseases Etc., WWII AWMM
      Pneumonia, whilst in pre-training AWMM
    • 1942 AWMMWounds Diseases Etc., WWII AWMM
      Infective Hepatitis AWMM
    • 1944 AWMMWounds Diseases Etc., WWII AWMM
      Scabies AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Beryl Vida Cardno

    Attested 23 May 1940. Service reckons from 6 Jan 1941 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    1984 BDM, deaths
    Age 65 AWMM
    BDM, deaths
  • Date of death
    14/08/84 Public - Janie - Child - 25 April 2015 - Again he's my Father and I know the day he died - Family Oral history
  • Age at death
    65 Public - Janie - Child - 25 April 2015 - He's my Father, I know how old he was - Family Oral History
  • Place of death
    Auckland Public - Janie - Child - 25 April 2015 - Family Oral History
  • Cause of death
    Complications from emphysema Public - Janie - Child - 25 April 2015 - Dad had emphysema and died of a heart attack as his heart was no longer able to keep beating and pumping his lungs at the same time - Family Oral History
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • In loving memory of a wonderful Father who had a heart of gold. Miss you very much Dad. Lots of love Janie xx
    Public - Janie - Child - 25 April 2015
    Report 

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
  • References
    • Armoury Cenotaph File AWMM
      Correspondence with family AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 4: WW2 58 AWMM
    • Military Personnel file AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
25 April 2018Megan JadeAucklandDirect descendant
25 April 2015JanieSydney, AustraliaChild
22 April 2015LynleyAuckland, New ZealandChild

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