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Denis James Matthews Glover

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Portrait of Lieutenant Denis James Matthews Glover, Auckland Weekly News, 27 December 1944. Auckland Libraries Heritage Collections AWNS-19441227-26-28. Image is subject to copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Lieutenant Denis James Matthews Glover, Auckland Weekly News, 27 December 1944. Auckland …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Denis James Matthews AWMM
  • Surname
    Glover AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    9 December 1912 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 31 Garden Rd, Christchurch AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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 Mary (nee Granville); partner of Khura Skelton; and husband of Gladys Evelyn Cameron (nee Stevens).

    His son Rupert was named after his, Denis' commanding officer in the Royal Navy

    Attended New Plymouth Boys High School.

    Retired from the Naval Reserve with the rank Lieutenant Commander

    Honorary Doctor of Literature, Victoria University of Wellington AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    9 August 1980 AWMM
    Age 67 AWMM
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cremated AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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