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James William Chappell

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James William AWMM
  • Surname
    Chappell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZD 976 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    7 October 1907 Births, Deaths and Marriages
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Navy AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZD 976 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
    Stoker/Civilian AWMM
  • Enlistment
    Inter War 1928 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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Marjorie; father of Jack, Allan and Eileen

    Served in RNZN 1928-1946

    Assisted after the 1931 Hastings Earthquake, and Auckland Riot in 1932 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    5 October 2004 AWMM
    Age 96 AWMM
    TaurangaBay of Plenty AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cremated at Pyes Pa Cemetery & Crematorium, Pyes Pa Memorial Park, 403 Pyes Pa Road, Tauranga, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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