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Bernard Donald Rogers

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Studio portrait of Bernard Donald Rogers (s/n 5065). Image provided by family. This image may be subject to copyright.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Bernard Donald AWMM
  • Surname
    Rogers AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Bernie AWMM
  • Service number
    5065 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    21 October 1917 Public source
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
    Happy Valley, Wellington, New Zealand. Public - Ross - Other relative - 16 October 2015 - B D M Records.
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Waitino Road, Te Kiri, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr T. Rogers (father), Westmere, Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    5065 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    The 1939-45 Star
    Africa Star
    The Defence Medal
    1939-45 War Medal
    New Zealand War Service Medal
    Crete Medal Public - Ross - Other relative - 11 February 2016 - Military Records

Training and Enlistment

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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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  • Nominal Roll as NOK address as Kai-Iwi, Wanganui, family sources tell us that it was Westmere, Wanganui (7/ 2015)

    Born in Happy Valley,Wellington. (Source: Public source, 7/2015) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    28 June 2015 Public - Ross - Other relative - 16 October 2015 - Family Records
  • Age at death
    97 yrs Public - Ross - Other relative - 16 October 2015 - Family Records
  • Place of death
    Taranaki Base Hospital, New Plymouth, New Zealand. Public - Ross - Other relative - 16 October 2015 - Family Records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Opunake Cemetery Public - Ross - Other relative - 16 October 2015 - Family Records
  • Grave reference
    R S A Lawn, Block 3, Plot 4 Public - Ross - Other relative - 16 October 2015 - Family Records
  • Obituary
    Taranaki Daily News Public - Ross - Other relative - 16 October 2015 - Family Records
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 1: WW2 155 AWMM
    • Sinclair, D. (1954). 19 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

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