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Harold Raymond Bodger

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Harold Raymond AWMM
  • Surname
    Bodger AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Ray AWMM
  • Service number
    71382 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM C/o New Zealand Railways, Otira, West Coast, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs W. Bodger (wife), 472 Tuam Street, Linwood, Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Pacific AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    71382 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Fireman AWMM
    GreymouthWestland 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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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Winnie AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    5 May 2012 AWMM
    Age 92 AWMM
    HowickManukau City AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 7 May 2012 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember Harold Raymond Bodger by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Harold Raymond Bodger

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  • Dear Great Grandad RAY, we are thinking of you on Anzac day Today And missing you. we are very proud of you getting through the war. love Kate 6 and my little Brother Jimmy 1
    Public - Kate - Direct descendant - 25 April 2016

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 10 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1943 to 31st March, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 10: WW2 9 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 7 May 2012 AWMM

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25 April 2016KateAuckland, New ZealandDirect descendant
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