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Wilfrid Reynolds Evans

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  • Service number
    36250 AWMM
  • Also known as
    • Wilfred AWMM
    • Reyn Public - Glenda - Child - 8 May 2020 - Family knowledge
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Tirau District 1939 - 1945 Roll of Honour held by the Tirau Museum - This image may be subject to copyright

Tirau District 1939 - 1945 Roll of Honour held by the Tirau Museum - This image may be subject to co …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    • Wilfrid Reynolds AWMM
    • Wilfrid Reynolds Public - Glenda - Child - 8 May 2020 - He is my father and his name is the same as his fathers - spelt Wilfrid not Wilfred. It has been spelt incorrectly on many of his documents.
  • Surname
    • Evans AWMM
    • Evans Public - Glenda - Child - 8 May 2020 - correct
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Wilfred AWMM
    • Reyn Public - Glenda - Child - 8 May 2020 - Family knowledge
  • Service number
    36250 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1911 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    1911 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 October 2015 - Research
  • Place of birth
    Gisborne, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 October 2015 - Research
  • Birth notes
    son of Wilfrid Reynolds Evans & Mary Ellen nee' Batchelor Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 October 2015 - Research
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 471 Pt Chevalier Road, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M. Wild (mother), 471 Pt Chevalier Road, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Unknown AWMM Single AWMM
    • Husband of Thora Evelyn EVANS Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 31 January 2024 - Family History

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    36250 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
    WW2 POW - Stalag VIII-B (later 344), Lamsdorf, Poland WW2 POW Medically Unfit (R25405151)
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number
    PoW No. 5256 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 October 2015 - http://www.horacegreasley.net84.net/dedicated.htm

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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Death

About death

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  • Death
    21 February 1970 Public Source
  • Date of death
    21 February 1970 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 October 2015 - Whangarei District Council's Cemetery records
  • Age at death
    58yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 October 2015 - Whangarei District Council's Cemetery records
  • Place of death
    Ruakaka, Whangarei, Northland, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 October 2015 - NZ Archives
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Maunu Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Whangarei Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 October 2015 - Whangarei District Council's Cemetery records
  • Grave reference
    RSA Block Ten Plot 583 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 15 October 2015 - Whangarei District Council's Cemetery records
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Roll of Honour, Tirau District 1939 - 1945, Tirau Museum, Tirau, New Zealand AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 3: WW2 143 AWMM
    • Kay, R. (1958). 27 (Machine Gun) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Prisoners of War 2nd New Zealand Expeditionary Force - Repatriated Medically Unfit Protected Personnel [WW2 POW Medically Unfit], 1943 [1946], Archives New Zealand, Wellington, AAAA 7393/1/v (R25405151) AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
31 January 2024Lorraine MonaGisborne Researcher
25 April 2023Glenda AustraliaChild
15 October 2015Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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