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Trevor Ernest Sowry

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Photograph of Trevor Sowry. Image kindly provided by Karyn Klarwill (November 2018). Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Photograph of Trevor Sowry. Image kindly provided by Karyn Klarwill (November 2018). Image may be su …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Trevor Ernest AWMM
  • Surname
    Sowry AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    81152 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    19 August 1919 Public Contribution Public Contribution
    Public Source AWMM
  • Date of birth
    19 August 1919 Public - KARYN - Other relative - 21 September 2017 - Sowry family bible
  • Place of birth
    Auckland, New Zealand Public - KARYN - Other relative - 21 September 2017 - Sowry family bible
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Unknown AWMM Westridge Road, Titirangi, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Cnr View & Westridge Roads, Titirangi, Auckland, New Zealand Public - KARYN - Other relative - 21 September 2017 - Family papers
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M.A. Sowry (mother), Westridge Road, Titirangi, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Unknown AWMM Single AWMM
    • Single Public - KARYN - Other relative - 21 September 2017 - Did not marry Dorothy Margaret Douglas until 27 August 1949 I have a copy of the marriage certificate

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    81152 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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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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  • Husband of Dot AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    31 December 2011 AWMM
    WaipuNorthland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cremated AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 3 January 2012 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Roll of Honour

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  • A great uncle who built a 32 foot launch and taught me so much about boating during the 1960s. He built his own home at 33 Derwent Crescent, Titirangi making each and every concrete block. He had one child only, a daughter Vicki Rebecca Sowry born on the 18 September 1954.
    Public - KARYN - Other relative - 21 September 2017
    Report 

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Sinclair, D. (1954). 19 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington, Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch.
    http://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2-19Ba.html
    Further Reference
  • References
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 11 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1943 to 30th June, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 11: WW2 120 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 3 January 2012 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
08 November 2017KARYNGULF HARBOUROther relative

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