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Henry Braithwaite

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Henry AWMM
  • Surname
    Braithwaite AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    23791 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    January 1912 Public - Noelene Elizabeth - Child - 19 June 2015 - Birth certificate
  • Place of birth
    Cumberland England Public - Noelene Elizabeth - Child - 19 June 2015 - birth certificate
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 32 Cook Street, Hamilton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr J. Braithwaite (father), Christchurch, 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
    23791 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Cook/Military AWMM
    HamiltonWaikato AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Private AWMM

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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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember Henry Braithwaite by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Henry Braithwaite

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  • Thinking of you, love you for ever and beyond
    Public - Betty - Child - 24 April 2022
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  • Rest in peace, love you forever
    Public - Betty - Child - 24 April 2021
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  • RIP Granddad. I still remember your tomato plants and charcoal shed every time we came to visit NZ
    Public - Joanne Manson - Direct descendant - 5 April 2021
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  • Rest in peace all my love
    Public - Betty - Child - 25 April 2020
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  • Forever remembered everyday
    Public - Betty scott - Child - 25 April 2019
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  • Rest in peace Dad.
    Public - Noelene Elizabeth - Child - 19 June 2015
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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 52 AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
24 April 2022BettyGoreChild
24 April 2021Betty Gore nzChild
05 April 2021Joanne MansonAustralia Direct descendant
25 April 2019Betty scottGoreChild
19 June 2015Noelene Elizabeth Cairns Australia Child

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